Kunimidake (Ibigawa Town, Gifu)

Kunimidake
国見岳 (岐阜県 揖斐川町)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until mid March 2017
Official snow depth --- [updated on 28th April 2017]

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Kunimidake is located to the west of central Ibigawa town in the south western region of Gifu Prefecture. It is only one of two ski hills in this southern region of Gifu, the other being Ibi Kogen.

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

900m
150m
750m
25"
5
1000m
3
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 1 0

Kunimidake Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
1st - - 1st - - 1st 135cm 40cm 1st 130cm -
2nd - - 2nd - - 2nd 140cm 40cm 2nd 125cm -
3rd - - 3rd - - 3rd 150cm 30cm 3rd 120cm -
4th - - 4th - - 4th 140cm 30cm 4th 120cm -
5th - - 5th - 0cm 5th 130cm 30cm 5th 120cm -
6th - - 6th - - 6th 130cm 30cm 6th 115cm -
7th - - 7th - - 7th 130cm 25cm 7th 100cm -
8th - - 8th - - 8th 130cm 25cm 8th 130cm -
9th - - 9th - - 9th 130cm 25cm 9th 135cm -
10th - - 10th - - 10th 140cm 35cm 10th 140cm -
11th - - 11th - - 11th 150cm 35cm 11th 140cm -
12th - - 12th - 0cm 12th 180cm - 12th 140cm -
13th - - 13th 40cm 0cm 13th 180cm - 13th - -
14th - - 14th 70cm 5cm 14th 180cm - 14th 140cm -
15th - - 15th 80cm 8cm 15th 180cm 15cm 15th 130cm -
16th - - 16th 120cm 10cm 16th 180cm 15cm 16th 135cm -
17th - - 17th 130cm - 17th 170cm 20cm 17th 130cm -
18th - - 18th 130cm 5cm 18th 170cm 20cm 18th 120cm -
19th - - 19th 130cm 5cm 19th 170cm 15cm 19th 110cm -
20th - - 20th 120cm 30cm 20th 170cm 0cm 20th 100cm -
21st - - 21st 130cm 50cm 21st 170cm 0cm 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd 130cm 50cm 22nd 170cm - 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd 140cm 50cm 23rd 160cm - 23rd - -
24th - - 24th 160cm 50cm 24th 155cm - 24th - -
25th - - 25th 160cm 70cm 25th 150cm - 25th - -
26th - - 26th 160cm 80cm 26th 140cm - 26th - -
27th - - 27th 160cm 80cm 27th 140cm - 27th - -
28th - - 28th 150cm 80cm 28th 135cm - 28th - -
29th - - 29th 150cm 65cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - - 30th 145cm 40cm 30th 30th - -
31st - - 31st 140cm 40cm 31st 31st - -

Kunimidake Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Kunimidake. 
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 is a 'Chibbiko' area for young children by the Number 3 lift - free entry. 
Park Information
Park information
There are two Park areas at Kunimidake for skiers and snowboarders, found by the top of Number 2 lift. 

Kunimidake 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
Kunimidake is open from 8:30am until 4pm in the daytime.

Kunimidake Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Pre-School
Older Child
Elementary & Junior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,200 yen 500 yen 1,000 yen 2,200 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,200 yen 2,000 yen
Half Day (weekend & holidays) 2,500 yen 2,200 yen
Half Day (weekdays) 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
1 Lift Coupon (daytime) 300 yen 300 yen 300 yen 300 yen
Season Ticket 32,000 yen 17,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The Morning ticket is valid from opening until 12pm.

The Afternoon ticket is valid from 12pm until 4pm.

Getting to Kunimidake

By public transport
Train
Train
18.5km from Ibi Station on the Yoro line
Transport Information
Information
Kunimidake is under 19km from Ibi Station on the Yoro line.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
33.9km from the Sekigahara IC on the Meishin Expressway
41.9km from the Ogaki IC on the Meishin Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 417 (17.7km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 32
Direction
Direction
Kunimidake is located to the west of central Ibigawa town.

From Ibigawa travel west on Prefecture Road 32 - the ski hill is just over 6km off that road.

Sekigahara IC and Ogaki IC are the closest exits on the Meishin Expressway to the south and both are about a one hour drive.

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Parking
Parking
Parking and toilets are available at the base of Kunimidake and are open 24 hours a day. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Kasugamitsuka 4385-58
Ibigawa-cho
Ibi-gun
Gifu-ken
503-2501
Telephone
Telephone
0585-57-2151
Season dates and information
At the time of writing (3rd April 2017), many ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season - though some remain open. Season dates shown on these pages are the original planned dates and subject to change.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Information will be reviewed and updated over the coming months. Data for every ski resort should be updated in time for the start of the 2017-2018 winter season.
Current resort snow depth
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Other nearby ski resorts
Approx. distance from Kunimidake by road (in winter)
Ibi Kogen (15.5km)
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