Gujo Kogen (Gujo City, Gifu)

Gujo Kogen
郡上高原 (岐阜県 郡上市)
Planned season: Late December 2017 until mid March 2018
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Gujo Kogen is a small ski hill located in the northern area of Gujo city in the central region of Gifu Prefecture. It is on the western slopes of Kentozan and owned and operated along with the base hotel.

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.

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The Mountain

1150m
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18"
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600m
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80%
Skiers
85%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
15%
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Gujo Kogen Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
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15th - - 15th - 80cm 15th - 140cm 15th - 130cm
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17th - - 17th - 110cm 17th - 150cm 17th - 130cm
18th - - 18th - 130cm 18th - 150cm 18th - 140cm
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Gujo Kogen Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Lessons are available at Gujo Kogen. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Gujo Kogen Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
There is no nighta at Gujo Kogen.

Gujo Kogen Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child Senior
1 Day 3,500 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen
11 Lift Coupons 3,000 yen

Getting to Gujo Kogen

By public transport
Train
Train
18km from Hokuno Station on the Etsumi Nan line
26.2km from Mino Shirotori Station on the Etsumi Nan line
Transport Information
Information
The nearest train station is Hokuno Station on the Etsumi Nan line, 18km away.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus is available.
By Car
Car
3.5km from the Hirugano Kogen SA Smart IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
14.2km from the Takasu IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 156 (km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 321
Direction
Direction
Gujo Kogen is located just 3.5km from the Hirugano Kogen SA Smart IC exit of the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway (only cars equipped with ETC card system can use the exit), while the next closest exit is Takasu about 13km away.
Parking
Parking
There is free parking for 50 vehicles at the base of the ski hill and hotel.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Washimi 2363-395
Takasu-cho
Gujo-shi
Gifu-ken
501-5302
Telephone
Telephone
0575-73-2206
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