Dynaland (Gujo City, Gifu)

Dynaland
ダイナランド (岐阜県 郡上市)
Planned season: Saturday 9th December 2017 until early April 2018
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Dynaland is located in the northern area of Gujo city in the central region of Gifu Prefecture. The resort is on the eastern slopes of Mt Dainichi, is part of the Ryohaku mountain range. The resort has been operating since 1972 though not originally under the name Dynaland. It is lift and course-connected with the Takasu Snow Park resort and a shared lift ticket is available. Along with Takasu Snow Park, the connected area boasts 32 courses and 43km of ski courses.

Most of the ski and snowboard resorts in Gujo city are located on the mountains either side of the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway which connects Aichi Prefecture with Toyama Prefecture and the local road Route 156 (Hida Highway) which also runs through the valley. This region is especially popular with people living in or visiting the Kansai regions of western Japan like Nagoya, Gifu, Shiga, Kyoto and Osaka. Train links aren't the most convenient and so this region sees most people arriving by car or bus tours.

Gifu Prefecture is located in the Chubu region of the central region of Honshu island, and it one of only a handful of landlocked prefectures. It shares borders with (from the north) Toyama, Nagano, Aichi, Mie, Shiga, Fukui and Ishikawa. Most of the ski and snowboard resorts in Gifu are located in the northern region of the prefecture – in Gujo city, Takayama city, Hida city and Shirakawa village.

Regional information Learn more about the Gujo region

The Mountain

1430m
447m
983m
38"
20
3200m
5
28%
32%
40%
Skiers
35%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
65%
0 0 3 0 2 0 0
Dynaland is lift-connected with:
Takasu Snow Park

Dynaland Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
17/18
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16/17
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17/18
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16/17
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17/18
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16/17
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17/18
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16/17
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1st - - 1st - 70cm 1st - 160cm 1st - 180cm
2nd - - 2nd - 70cm 2nd - 160cm 2nd - 180cm
3rd - - 3rd - 70cm 3rd - 160cm 3rd - 170cm
4th - - 4th - 70cm 4th - 160cm 4th - 170cm
5th - - 5th - 70cm 5th - 160cm 5th - 170cm
6th - - 6th - 70cm 6th - 160cm 6th - 170cm
7th - - 7th - 70cm 7th - 160cm 7th - 170cm
8th - - 8th - 70cm 8th - 160cm 8th - 180cm
9th - - 9th - 70cm 9th - 170cm 9th - 180cm
10th - - 10th - 70cm 10th - 170cm 10th - 180cm
11th - - 11th - 80cm 11th - 170cm 11th - 180cm
12th - - 12th - 80cm 12th - 180cm 12th - 180cm
13th - - 13th - 90cm 13th - 180cm 13th - 180cm
14th - - 14th - 120cm 14th - 180cm 14th - 180cm
15th - 90cm 15th - 130cm 15th - 180cm 15th - 180cm
16th - 90cm 16th - 140cm 16th - 180cm 16th - 180cm
17th - 90cm 17th - 150cm 17th - 180cm 17th - 180cm
18th - 90cm 18th - 150cm 18th - 180cm 18th - 180cm
19th - 90cm 19th - 150cm 19th - 180cm 19th - 180cm
20th - 90cm 20th - 150cm 20th - 180cm 20th - 180cm
21st - 80cm 21st - 160cm 21st - 180cm 21st - 180cm
22nd - 80cm 22nd - 160cm 22nd - 180cm 22nd - 180cm
23rd - 80cm 23rd - 160cm 23rd - 180cm 23rd - 180cm
24th - 80cm 24th - 160cm 24th - 180cm 24th - 180cm
25th - 80cm 25th - 160cm 25th - 180cm 25th - 180cm
26th - 70cm 26th - 160cm 26th - 180cm 26th - 180cm
27th - 70cm 27th - 160cm 27th - 180cm 27th - 180cm
28th - 70cm 28th - 160cm 28th - 180cm 28th - 180cm
29th - 70cm 29th - 160cm 29th - - 29th - 180cm
30th - 70cm 30th - 160cm 30th 30th - 180cm
31st - 70cm 31st - 160cm 31st 31st - 160cm

Previous Statistics

Dynaland Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Dynaland. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Snow scoots, wear and other items are also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
The 'Chibbiko Hiroba' for young children is in front of the Centre House and the other by the Karamatsu pair lift. Both are free to enter. 
Park Information
Park information
There are a few Snow Park areas at Dynaland - the Terrain Park, Step Up Park and Night Park. 

Dynaland Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 5:00am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
Dynaland is open from 8:00am until 4:30pm on weekdays in the daytime.

On weekends, holidays and over New Year the resort opens from 5:00am.

Nighta is from 6:00pm until 11:00pm (last lift at 10:30pm) every day from 28th December 2017 until 17th March 2018. The ski lifts and courses are closed between 4:30pm and 6:00pm for maintenance before nighta.

Dynaland Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
Senior
55 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 4,900 yen 2,000 yen 3,900 yen 3,900 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 4,900 yen 2,000 yen 3,100 yen 3,100 yen
Afternoon (12pm-4:30pm) 3,600 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
11 Lift Coupons 4,000 yen 4,000 yen 4,000 yen 4,000 yen
2 Days 8,000 yen
Dynaland 1 day 4,500 yen
Dynaland 7 Hours (weekends) 4,300 yen
Dynaland nighta 2,500 yen 1,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information Most tickets (unless noted above as just Dylanand) are also valid at the connecting Takasu Snow Park.

A Season Ticket that is valid at the following nine ski resorts is available and costs 63,000 yen is purchased in December:

- Araragi Kogen
- Ciao Ontake Snow Resort
- Dynaland
- Hirugano Kogen
- Mt Norikura Snow Resort
- Ontake 2240
- Takasu Snow Park
- Washigatake
- White Pia Takasu

Getting to Dynaland

By public transport
Train
Train
13.1km from Hokuno Station on the Etsumi Nan line
19.2km from Mino Shirotori Station on the Etsumi Nan line
Transport Information
Information
Dynaland is about 13km from Hokuno Station on the Etsumi Nan line and about 19km from the larger Mino Shirotori Station on the same line.

>> More information on getting to the Gujo region by public transport
bus
Bus
A free shuttle bus operates between the Dynaland, Takasu Snow Park and Hirugano Kogen resort areas.

There is no shuttle bus from the local train stations.
By Car
Car
10km from the Takasu IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
13.2km from the Hirugano Kogen SA Smart IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
20.1km from the Shokawa IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 156 (3.4km away)
Direction
Direction
Dynaland is just over 3km off Route 156.

From the Takasu IC exit of the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway, turn left and follow Prefecture Road 45 for just under 3.5km until reaching Route 156 (Hida Highway). Turn right onto Route 156 and continue for about 3.5km. Turn left at the Dynaland sign on the left side and follow the road up for about 300m until reaching lots of Dynaland signs - turn left and follow the signs to the resort.

From the Hirugano Kogen Smart IC exit, turn head towards Prefecture Road 321. Turn left and follow the road back under the expressway for around 4.5km until reaching Route 156 (Hida Highway). Turn left on Route 156 for about 4.5 km and turn right at the Dynaland sign. After 300m there are lots of Dynaland signs - turn right and follow the signs to the resort.

>> More information on getting to the Gujo region by car
Parking
Parking
There are a number of parking areas for 2000 vehicles at the base of Dynaland.

Parking is 1000 yen per vehicle.

More Information

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Address
Address
Nishibora 3035-2
Takasu-cho
Gujo-shi
Gifu-ken
501-5305
Telephone
Telephone
0575-72-6636
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ
We are still in the process of checking and updating ski resort information for the upcoming 2017-2018 ski season. Many ski hills do not update their own official information until November and hopefully most of our updates will be done by the end of this month. If planned opening dates have not yet been updated for a particular ski hill, note that most usually open around the same time each season. Message updated on 14th November 2017.
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General 77
Snow conditions 72
Courses & terrain 75
Lift system 77
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