There are two divisions: the race to the summit and the race to the 5th Station (half way up Mt. Fuji). The Summit Race is 21 km with an elevation gain of 3000m. The 5th Station Race is 15km with an elevation gain of 1480m.
Participants are capped at 3000 people for the Summit Race, and 776 people for the 5th Station Race.
Registration: from March 23rd Tue to 31st Wed.
It’s possible to be closed on the first registration day.
- 8,000yen for the summit race
- 7,000yen for the 5th station race
- 7:00am for the summit race
- 8:30am for the 5th station race
- 11:30am on the summit
You are only qualified for the summit race if the 5th station race had been finished in less 2h30min once in the last three years.
If you have never done this race, you will not be able to choose the summit race. You have to register for the 5th station course.