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Mt. Fuji th 8th station and half point Goraiko-Kan (Mountain Lodge)

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Goraiko-Kan (Mountain lodge) is the closest lodge to the summit of Mt.Fuji. It is located 3,450 above sea level and only 330m are left to the summit. It takes 6 hours from 5th station of Yoshida Trail to the lodge. To the summit from the lodge, it takes 60-90 minutes. The Yoshida Trail on the Yamanashi prefecture side, and the Subashiri Trail on the Shizuoka prefecture side joined together at the Hon 8th station and, Goraiko-Kan is situated on that joined trail.
You can climb up to here from the both of the Yoshida Trail and the Subashiri Trail. The service: lodging, selling commodities at the stand, and branding for pilgrim’s staff. At the stand, you can buy juice, water, Ramen noodles, Ama-zake, Oden, work gloves, rain coat, and so on. Goraiko-kan says that the information of Mt.Fuji and climbing Mt.Fuji is not provided enough. The lodge is giving out information that is essential for climbing Mt.Fuji by using web and the picture of web camera actively.





Yoshida Trail, Subashiri Trail, Fujiyoshida City


Nearest I.C.

(Yoshida trail)Chuo Expressway, Kawaguchiko IC/Higashi-Fujigoko Road, Fujiyoshida IC (Subashiri Trail)Tomei Expressway, Gotemba IC

Nearest station

(Yoshida Trail)Fujikyuko Line, Kawaguchiko Station/Fujisan Station/ (Subashiri Trail) JR Gotemba Line, Gotemba Station / Suruga-oyama Station

Nearest highway bus stop

(Yoshida Trail) Fujisan 5 gome (Mt. Fuji 5th Station)/ Kawaguchiko Station/Fujisan Station/ (Subashiri Trail) Subashiri 5 gome-5th station /Gotemba Station

Nearest bus stop

(Yoshida Trail)Fujisan 5-gome (Mt.Fuji 5th station)/ Sengen Jinja mae/ (Subashiri Trail) Subashiri Sin-5gome:Subashiri new 5th station

Transportation details

(Yoshida Trail)
300 minutes walking from the Yoshida Trail Iriguchi (entrance) to Mt Fuji 5th station

30 minutes from Kawaguchiko IC and Fujiyoshida IC to Umagaeshi by car-->130 minutes walking from Umagaeshi to Mt.Fuji 5th station.

40 minutes from Kawaguchiko IC and Fujiyoshida IC to Mt Fuji 5th Station via Fuji Subaruline (Mt.Fuji Tool Road) by car

(Subashiri Trail)
30 minutes from Gtemba IC to Subashiri-guchi by car
50 minutes from Subashiri-guchi to 5th station via Azami-Line by car







Bus (5th station: capacity of 38 cars)
Standard-sized car :( Umagaeshi: capacity of 30 cars/ 5th station: capacity of 330 cars)


Rest room 

Facilities List

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Fujisan the 8th station and half Goraiko-Kan (Mountain Lodge)

Telephone number

0555-24-6510(summer time only)、0555-22-7751

Fax number




Opening Days

from July 1 to the Saturday of the first week of September


Room type(for people)

Double bunk space, Tatami mat space (Japanese Futon provided) /capacity of 150 guests


Dinner: Hamburger and rice set with salad(you can choose western cuisine or Japanese cuisine)/ Breakfast :Salmon Bento Box(Portable rations)


purifying circulation bio toilet (oyster shell)


No smoking/smoking rooms  Single guests are welcome  Room without meal services is available.


View of Mt. Fuji  Stunning night view  Beautiful starry sky

Other information

Every summer, during the crowded peak season, the number of the car is controlled on Fuji Subaruline (Mt.Fuji Tool Road) to preserve the nature of Mt. Fuji, and to reduce the traffic jam. During this term, private cars are not allowed to go to 5th station. Park your car at designated free parking lots near you, and take a pay shuttle bus or other alternative transportation.

Service in other languages is available

Foreign language assistance


Universal Design

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This information is current as of March 26, 2019
The contents are subject to change without prior notification.
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