Climbing Mt. Fuji requires solid climbing equipment. Here we introduce the necessary equipment. Rentals of various equipment are also available.


What you must bring

リュックサック

Backpack

25-35 Liters simple backpack which can stuff everything below is recommended.
Hip-belt provide support and reduce stress on your shoulder.

雨具

Rain Jacket, Pants & Rain gaiters [Rentals Available. 2,000yen for 2days / 3,000yen for 3 days]

Remember you will climb high alpine peak in subtropical climate zone.
The weather can change rapidly without warming.
You will need good water and wind resistant like Gore-tex jacket with hood.
Pants are absolutely must-have item.
There is no drying room at the lodge.

登山靴

Shoes

There are variable weather condition and terrain situation, dirt area, rocky area etc .
Waterproof ankle supporting shoes would resist small rocks coming into shoes and keep them comfortable. Sneakers are not recommended./p>

ヘッドランプ

Head lamp [Rentals Available. 500yen for 2days / 1,000yen for 3days]

For climbing in the dark and going to washroom at night.

防寒具

Warm clothe

Average daytime temperature at the summit in August is around 6 deg C, [42.8 deg F], around 0 deg C, [32 deg F.] at night time.You need to have lightweight synthetic jacket or fleece.

水筒

Water bottle

You can buy water in the mountain but price are little bit inflated.
you will need 2-3liter of water for 2days of climbing. We recommend to have 0.5~1 liter. When you drink them all, you can refill bottle.Money is lighter than water.

財布

Cash

About 20,000 ~ 30,000 JPY for accommodation fee, meals & useing of restrooms. No credit card can be used in the mountain.

Strongly recommend to bring

手袋

Gloves

Gloves keep the hands warm in the night time and provide protection for scrambling.

ザックカバー

Pack Cover[Rentals Available. 500yen for 2days / 1,000yen for 3days]

Most backpacks are not waterproof.

ストックや杖

Trekking Poles [Rentals Available. 1,000yen for 2days / 2,000yen for 3days]

Trekking poles provide good stability and reduces stress on the knees and back, especially when descending. Wooden poles that you can buy at 5th station for the stamp are good for souvenir, but they are not good for climbing.

ヘルメット

Helmet[Rentals Available. 1,000yen for 2days / 2,000yen for 3days]

Mountain climbing helmets can help protect you from falling rocks and falls. It also helps protect you from cinder blocks in the event of an eruption. Helmets are recommended by the government, but are not mandatory.

化繊やウールの下着、靴下

Socks & Base layer

Socks and base layer which are made by either wool or synthetic, avoid to wear any cotton products.

日焼け止め&サングラス

Sunscreen & sunglasses

Protect your skin & eyes.

帽子

Hat

Wear a hat to prevent sunstroke. You will also need a strap to prevent it from being blown away by the wind.

耳栓

Earplug

You can buy at the hut. It is good idea to prepare for snoring.

行動食

Snacks

You can buy some kinds of snacks in the mountain.

マスク

Mask

Sand and dust protection on the way down the mountain.

Rentals

Fill out the blank, number and size of the equipment, when you fill the booking form.
You can pick up your rental equipment when you arrive at 5th station.

NOTICE

  • Price for Rain wear includes jacket and pants, rain gaters.
  • We can not rent only a jacket or only pants.
  • No larger size than XL, Please check size chart below and make sure you will fit our rental equipment before you apply.

Size Chart

S M L XL
cm cm cm cm
1:Height 145-155 155-165 165-175 175-185
2:Chest 72-80 86-94 90-95 101-107
3:Waist 57-63 68-76 76-81 84-87
4:Hip 80-88 90-98 100-108 112-120
5:Inseam 65-70 71-76 74-79 80-85
サイズチャート
1:Height Height
2:Chest Mesure the fullest part of the bust
3:Waist Mesure around your waist where you normally wear trousers
4:Hip Mesure the fullest part of the waist
5:Inseam Mesure from crotch to the bottom of leg along the seam