A Year Of Mount Yotei: Our Favourite Instagram Moments Of 2016

It's one of the most Instagrammed landmarks in Niseko: here are some of our favourite moments captured of Mount Yotei in 2016.

As we countdown to the new year, what better time to walk down memory lane and celebrate the year that was. Here`s a look back at some of our most memorable Instagram snaps from this year featuring the always spectacular, Mount Yotei.

#1 Parachuting Heaven

An inspiring and breathtaking image, and the perfect way to bring in the new year, we say. The parachuting part is optional!

#2 Magical Moon Rise

Mt Yotei as the centre of the show in this magical landscape captured as the moon was rising. Pretty cool, huh?

#3 Walk The Line

@danielronnback in the shadows of Hokkaido's Mt. Yōtei

A photo posted by Josh Bishop (@bishopjosh) on

We think this graphic snap captures the essence of Yotei`s grandeur to a tee.

#4 Fields Of Crimson

ずっと行ってみたかった三島さん家 #芝桜きれい #羊蹄山 #mosspink #Mtyotei

A photo posted by Nakayama Ayumi (@ayumi_nuno) on

Yotei as the perfect backdrop to any situation, especially a field full of vivid, ruby red flowers.

#5 Mountain Time

Mt Yotei in winter is the iconic backdrop for riders who come from the world over to Niseko each season. This snap with air time is one of our favourites!

#6 Moonlit Yotei

Talk about mood lighting! We love this mysterious image capturing a beautiful twilight angle of Yotei.

#7 Hitting The Road

本日、後方羊蹄自転車日和也 #niseko #cyclist #sunny #rapha #mtyotei

A photo posted by Megumi Nakajima (@biolife_by_rond) on

It`s hard to keep your eye on the prize with scenery like this!

#8 In The Clouds

#upintheclouds #rushhour #searchingforpowder #earnyourturns #hike #mtyotei #2015

A photo posted by @markoloytynoja on

A great new perspective in this image, reminding us that the sky is the limit!

#9 Little Explorer

So much to explore, so little time! This youngster shows Yotei as a wonderful backdrop for a playground of discovery. A beautiful place for families to be inspired all year long!

#10 Shadows On Top

in the shadow Photo: @fotohinkkanen #gentemstick #niseko #mtyotei #snowsurf #hornet148

A photo posted by gentemstick snowsurf (@gentemstick) on

The journey incredibly captured on the slopes of Niseko`s famous volcano.

#11 In Bloom

Peeking through the curtains of Niseko`s beautiful floral affair at Yotei`s snow-capped peaks.

#12 The Simple Things

Relaxing, unwinding and being at one with nature is super easy when you`re backed by a pretty incredible countryside.

Share your Niseko and Mt Yotei moments now and in 2017 by hashtagging #experienceniseko on Instagram!