Lake Mountain’s snowfields, situated about 2 hours drive north-east of Melbourne, offer a range of cross-country skiing and snowplay activities for visitors of all ages.
Marysville which is the closest town to Lake Mountain is 22 km away, and visitors can pick up all their snow gear from Marysville Ski Centre.
Access to Lake Mountain is possible for all types of motor vehicles, although wheel chains may be required for 2WD vehicles, depending on snow conditions. Bus services are also available to transport visitors to the snowfields.
Lake Mountain Resort has over 30 kms of patrolled ski trails with groomed and ungroomed trails to suit all cross-country skiing standards.
Toboganning, snowplay and sightseeing is very popular at Lake Mountain. Lake Mountain is the closest ski resort to Melbourne and is often the place for peoples first experience of snow.
Snow making on the toboggan slope ensures that there is snow available for snowplay throughout the snow season.
During weekends and school holidays, Lake Mountain Resort offers organised activities for children.
Hot food and drinks are available on Lake Mountain between 8.30 am to 4.30 pm weekdays, and 8.00 am to 5.00 pm on weekends.