Hirayu Onsen (Takayama City, Gifu)

Hirayu Onsen
平湯温泉 (岐阜県 高山市)
Planned season: Mid December 2018 until late March 2019
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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.

Regional information Learn more about the Gifu region

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
18/19
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17/18
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18/19
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17/18
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18/19
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17/18
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18/19
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17/18
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1st - - 1st 35cm 100cm 1st 90cm 140cm 1st 60cm 145cm
2nd - - 2nd 40cm 100cm 2nd 90cm 140cm 2nd 60cm 150cm
3rd - - 3rd 40cm 120cm 3rd 90cm 140cm 3rd 50cm 150cm
4th - - 4th 40cm 120cm 4th 80cm 140cm 4th 50cm 150cm
5th - - 5th 40cm 120cm 5th 80cm 140cm 5th 50cm 140cm
6th - - 6th 40cm 120cm 6th 80cm 150cm 6th 50cm 130cm
7th - - 7th 40cm 120cm 7th 80cm 150cm 7th 50cm 130cm
8th - - 8th 40cm 110cm 8th 80cm 150cm 8th 50cm 130cm
9th - - 9th 50cm 110cm 9th 80cm 150cm 9th 50cm 120cm
10th - - 10th 50cm 110cm 10th 80cm 150cm 10th 50cm 120cm
11th - - 11th 50cm 120cm 11th 80cm 150cm 11th 40cm 120cm
12th - - 12th 50cm 120cm 12th 80cm 160cm 12th 50cm 120cm
13th - - 13th 50cm 120cm 13th 80cm 160cm 13th 50cm 120cm
14th - - 14th 50cm 120cm 14th 80cm 160cm 14th 70cm 110cm
15th 10cm - 15th 50cm 120cm 15th 80cm 160cm 15th 70cm 100cm
16th 10cm - 16th 60cm 120cm 16th 80cm 160cm 16th 70cm 95cm
17th 10cm 25cm 17th 60cm 120cm 17th 80cm 160cm 17th 70cm 90cm
18th - 30cm 18th 60cm 100cm 18th 80cm 160cm 18th 70cm 90cm
19th 20cm 30cm 19th 60cm 100cm 19th 80cm 160cm 19th 70cm 90cm
20th 20cm 30cm 20th 60cm 90cm 20th 70cm 160cm 20th 60cm 80cm
21st 20cm 30cm 21st 65cm 90cm 21st 70cm 160cm 21st 50cm 80cm
22nd 15cm 30cm 22nd 65cm 90cm 22nd 70cm 150cm 22nd 50cm 80cm
23rd 10cm 30cm 23rd 70cm 100cm 23rd 70cm 150cm 23rd 50cm 70cm
24th 10cm 30cm 24th 70cm 120cm 24th 70cm 150cm 24th 50cm 60cm
25th 10cm 25cm 25th 70cm 130cm 25th 60cm 150cm 25th 50cm 60cm
26th 10cm 40cm 26th 70cm 130cm 26th 60cm 150cm 26th 50cm 60cm
27th 10cm 60cm 27th 70cm 140cm 27th 60cm 150cm 27th 50cm 60cm
28th 20cm 80cm 28th 70cm 140cm 28th 60cm 150cm 28th 50cm 50cm
29th 25cm 90cm 29th 90cm 140cm 29th - - 29th 50cm 40cm
30th 35cm 100cm 30th 90cm 140cm 30th 30th 50cm 40cm
31st 35cm 100cm 31st 90cm 140cm 31st 31st 50cm 40cm

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.

>> More information on Chuo Expressway
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
2019-2020 SEASON INFO
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