Deogyunsan Resort is the only major resort south of Seoul, which is located S.E. of Daejeon in North Jeolla Province. Spread over 7 million square meters of nature, Deogyusan Resort is a part of Mt. Deogu National Park. The resort has several accommodations for you to choose from: Hotel Tirol, Family Hotel, Kookmin Hotel and Youth Hostel.
Skiers and snowboarders can experience ultimate thrills from sunrise to sunset…, and through the night. Deogyusan Resort winter sports facilities are globally recognized and widely acclaimed by ski and snowboard experts. It is perhaps the most scenic layout of any ski resort in Korea. A beautiful panorama awaits you at the highest summit of the ski station. The slopes are open from 6:30am to midnight.
Muju also has the only real Nordic ski terrain in Korea – a 48 km jaunt from Muju to Chonju.
Activities inside the resort
Ski and ski school
Deogyusan Country Club Golf course (18 hole course)
Outdoor swimming pool
Golf driving range
Paint Ball Gane
Foot-tennis & Basketball Court
Kid’s land (snow led, baseball gallery,etc.)
Sauna & Korean steam sauna (Jiimjilbang)
Meeting & Seminar rooms
Nearby tourist attractions
Muju Gucheong-dong Special Tourist Zone
Booking & Cost
For accommodations, prices vary according to the hotel and the type of rooms you select. To see the prices, look at Deogyunsan Resort.
If you want to ski, the Morning and Afternoon lifts pass (8 hours) is 82,000 won, and the 2hour pass is 28,000 won. You can check all the pass available and their rates on their website.
How to get there
Address:185 Manseon–ro, Seolcheon-myeon, Muju, Jeollabuk-do
If you take the train from Seoul Station to Yeongdong Station, it is a reasonable trip by local shuttle bus (daytime hours only) or taxi if you are traveling with friends.