Hirayu Onsen (Takayama City, Gifu)

Hirayu Onsen
平湯温泉 (岐阜県 高山市)
Planned season: Mid December 2017 until late March 2018
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Hirayu Onsen is located to the east of central Takayama city in the northern region of Gifu Prefecture, close to the western border of Nagano Prefecture. Hounokidaira is close by.

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

1860m
550m
1310m
38"
3
2500m
2
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
50%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
50%
0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Hirayu Onsen 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 100cm 40cm 1st 140cm 160cm 1st 145cm 150cm
2nd - - 2nd 100cm 25cm 2nd 140cm 160cm 2nd 150cm 150cm
3rd - - 3rd 120cm 40cm 3rd 140cm 170cm 3rd 150cm 150cm
4th - - 4th 120cm 40cm 4th 140cm 170cm 4th 150cm 150cm
5th - - 5th 120cm 40cm 5th 140cm 170cm 5th 140cm 140cm
6th - - 6th 120cm 40cm 6th 150cm 170cm 6th 130cm 140cm
7th - - 7th 120cm 40cm 7th 150cm 170cm 7th 130cm 140cm
8th - - 8th 110cm 40cm 8th 150cm 170cm 8th 130cm 140cm
9th - - 9th 110cm 40cm 9th 150cm 160cm 9th 120cm 150cm
10th - - 10th 110cm 40cm 10th 150cm 170cm 10th 120cm 160cm
11th - - 11th 120cm 40cm 11th 150cm 170cm 11th 120cm 160cm
12th - - 12th 120cm 50cm 12th 160cm 180cm 12th 120cm 160cm
13th - - 13th 120cm 55cm 13th 160cm 180cm 13th 120cm 150cm
14th - - 14th 120cm 70cm 14th 160cm 170cm 14th 110cm 150cm
15th - - 15th 120cm 100cm 15th 160cm 170cm 15th 100cm 150cm
16th - - 16th 120cm 120cm 16th 160cm 170cm 16th 95cm 150cm
17th 25cm - 17th 120cm 130cm 17th 160cm 160cm 17th 90cm 150cm
18th 30cm 30cm 18th 100cm 140cm 18th 160cm 150cm 18th 90cm 140cm
19th 30cm 30cm 19th 100cm 140cm 19th 160cm 160cm 19th 90cm 140cm
20th 30cm 20cm 20th 90cm 140cm 20th 160cm 160cm 20th 80cm 140cm
21st 30cm 20cm 21st 90cm 160cm 21st 160cm 170cm 21st 80cm 130cm
22nd 30cm 20cm 22nd 90cm 160cm 22nd 150cm 170cm 22nd 80cm 140cm
23rd 30cm 10cm 23rd 100cm 170cm 23rd 150cm 170cm 23rd 70cm 140cm
24th 30cm 20cm 24th 120cm 170cm 24th 150cm 160cm 24th 60cm 140cm
25th 25cm 20cm 25th 130cm 170cm 25th 150cm 160cm 25th 60cm 130cm
26th 40cm 20cm 26th 130cm 170cm 26th 150cm 160cm 26th 60cm 130cm
27th 60cm 10cm 27th 140cm 170cm 27th 150cm 160cm 27th 60cm 140cm
28th 80cm 20cm 28th 140cm 170cm 28th 150cm 150cm 28th 50cm 140cm
29th 90cm 20cm 29th 140cm 170cm 29th - - 29th 40cm 130cm
30th 100cm 40cm 30th 140cm 160cm 30th 30th 40cm 120cm
31st 100cm 40cm 31st 140cm 170cm 31st 31st 40cm 120cm

Previous Statistics

Hirayu Onsen Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Hirayu Onsen. 
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. 

Hirayu Onsen Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:20pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:20pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Hirayu Onsen Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child Senior
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,500 yen 2,000 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 3,000 yen 2,000 yen
AM / PM 2,000 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen
10 Lift Coupons 2,500 yen
Season Ticket 30,000 yen

Getting to Hirayu Onsen

By public transport
Train
Train
34.2km from Takayama Station on the Takayama Honsen Line
34.7km from Shin Shimashima Station on the Kamikochi Line
Transport Information
Information
Hirayu Onsen is about 34km from Takayama Station on the Takayama Honsen line.
bus
Bus
A bus from both Takayama and Matsumoto is available - both take about 60 minutes.
By Car
Car
37.5km from the Takayama IC on the Chubu Jukan Expressway
46.3km from the Matsumoto IC on the Chuo Expressway
124km from the Nakatsugawa IC on the Chuo Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 158 (0.1km away)
Direction
Direction
Hirayu Onsen is located to the east of central Takayama city by the side of Route 158, and close to the Hirayu exit of the Abo-Toge Road.

The Takayama IC exit on the Chubu Jukan Expressway is about 37km from Hirayu Onsen, while to the east Matsumoto IC on the Nagano Expressway is 46km away.

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Parking
Parking
Parking is available at the base of the ski hill.

More Information

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Address
Address
Hirayu 768-1
Okuhida Onsengo
Takayama-shi
Gifu-ken
506-1433
Telephone
Telephone
0578-89-2424
RESORT INFORMATION
Information for ski hills around Japan have been updated for the 2017-2018 season
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