Fuji Mountain Race【Cancelled in 2021】


A world class marathon race to the summit of Mt. Fuji!

This mountain race staged on Mt. Fuji is one of the most prominent marathon races in Japan, and is held on the fourth Friday of July every year. The racing route is about 21km from the City Hall of Fujiyoshida City at the altitude of 770m, through Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine up the Yoshida trail, to the summit of Mt. Fuji, the highest peak in Japan. Less of 50% of the runners complete the full distance. The race has a summit course and a course to the fifth station.

Address 〒403-0004 山梨県富士吉田市下吉田6-1-1
Phone 0555-22-1111
Opening Times16 July 2021
TransportPublic transport: Approx. 15 minutes by foot from Gekkoji Sta. on the Fujikyuko Line.
Car:Approx. 10 minutes from Kawaguchiko I.C. on the Chuo Expressway.
URL https://fujimountainrace.city.fujiyoshida.yamanashi.jp/english/