Backcountry Japan Productions

Take a peek into the lesser known travel destinations in rural Northern Japan!

Discover Japan's hidden gems.

Get off the beaten path and explore the genuine Land of the Rising Sun.

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Welcome to Backcountry Japan, where we share the love of nature, food, language, and culture in a more authentic Japanese setting! We take you through the countryside of Northern Japan, exploring Tohoku and Hokkaido through gorgeous fullHD video productions and photography.


Western Tsugaru: This rural region of Northern Japan is the coolest place you've never heard of.

Brimming with natural sights, amazing fresh seafood, a unique culture and language, crazy summer festivals, and the deepest snow in the entire world, there are a lot of things you have missing if you haven't been here yet!

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