On 19th July, the summer gondola opens at the Alpen Hotel, providing hikers and bikers with easy access to Mt Annupuri.
On the same day the Grand Hirafu Mountain Bike Park opens, and with the amazing summer weather, we can expect to see a lot of bikers heading up for first tracks. Rhythm Cycles are helping everyone celebrate with a free BBQ from 4pm at their store located on Hirafuzaka!
If you're keen for a ride and need some equipment, Rhythm Cycles will be open. They stock anything the road or mountain biker needs to get into action.
For hikers Gondola return tickets are: - Adult ¥1,100 - Kids ¥550 - Adults with kids ¥900
For bikers the Gondola one way tickets are: - Adult ¥2,500 for 3 hours - Adult ¥4,600 for 6 hours