Gujo Vacance Mura (Gujo City, Gifu)

Gujo Vacance Mura
郡上ヴァカンス村
(岐阜県 郡上市)
Planned season: Mid December 2019 until mid March 2020
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Gujo Vacance Mura 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 and it seems mostly used by guests of the hotel.

Gujo Vacance Mura used to be known as 'Gujo Kogen'. Mura means 'village'. The hotel as base has also changed it's name to Gujo Vacance Mura Hotel.

New for 2019-2020, a bunch of ski resorts in the area are grouping up to create 'Takasu Mountains' and a joint lift ticket available. The resorts included are Dynaland, Takasu Snow Park, Hirugano Kogen, White Pia Takasu, Washigatake and Gujo Vacance Village. Curiously, the joint ticket is not valid at Gujo Vacance Village. (Doh!)

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

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18"
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80%
Skiers
85%
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Boarders
15%
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Gujo Vacance Mura Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
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Gujo Vacance Mura Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Lessons are available. 
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 Vacance Mura Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid 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 Vacance Mura Lift Ticket Charges

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

Getting to Gujo Vacance Mura

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
This ski hill 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
2019-2020 UPDATES
6th December 2019: We are in the process of carefully checking and updating information for the 19-20 winter season - we hope all updates will be done by mid-December. For more information about our updates, please read this
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