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Duration: Full Day (10hrs)
Location: Lake Mountain Day Tour
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Melbourne to Lake Mountain 1 Day Snow Tour


A days of adventure and fun awaits you on our Lake Mountain Snow Tour. Take the family for some fun tobogganing and snow play, or for those wanting some cross country skiing can explore many of the paths and trails and ski for 4-5 hours.

The Alpine resort offers many fun activities, food outlets, and amenities including ski hire equipment and clothing. With plenty of activities to chose from its a great first time location for you and your family, and for experienced skiers who want to see the Australian slopes.

Our private tour takes you in luxury through the picturesque Yarra Valley region stopping at Healesville for snacks and supplies then off through the sculptured mountin road to Lake Mountain resort. Here you can hire skiing equipment, toboggans, all clothing equipment  and get equipped for the snow action.

If you are having so much fun and want to extend the tour we can include an extend an extra few hours and return back later.   





Tour Highlights


  • Close to Melbourne
  • Only 2.5 Hrs Away
  • Beautiful Yarra Valley Ranges
  • Mountain Entry
  • Tobogganing Hire
  • Cross Country Skiing only
  • Three Toboggan Parks
  • Clothing and Ski Equipment hire
  • Flexible departure times
  • Coffee / Hot Chocolate Included
  • Great Family Day Out






Overnight Options

-Stay overnight in the resort on the Mountain, or at the base, to extend your fun and relax in this beautiful environment.

-Get lessons for yourself or your family and ski like a pro.



How far away is it?

The mountain is a 2.15 hr drive north east of Melbourne through the scenic Yarra Valley into the mountains. The drive itself is spectacular through the tall mountain forests. 


How long is the tour

We recommend a 7.00am departure and a 5.00pm return. These times can be flexible midweek, weekends its important to leave early to avoid crowds.

To maximise your time on the mountain we recommend a 10 hour tour. This will give you between 4-5  hours on the snow.

If you are having fun and want to extend the tour by 2 hrs to 12 hrs you can do so on the day. Extra charge of $ 150.00 applies.   



Can I hire equipment?

All skiing, toboggans, and clothing equipment can be hired on the mountain. Let your guide know what you need and we will arrange.





Do I need to be experienced?

No you dont. If you cant ski then the toboggan run is your most fun, or just playing in the snow. For those more experienced Skiing and Snowboarding is available and these can be hired..  


What do I need to bring?

Bring as much warm clothing that you can. you will need to have

  • Gloves & boots*
  • Jacket & Pants*
  • Sunglasses and Sunscreen*
  • Small backpack or bag

If you don’t have any of these you can hire all clothing and equipment on the mountain.

Is there free Wifi?

Yes we have Free Wifi for you whilst in the vehicle and Lake Mountain offers free WiFi.




Is it good for Children?

Its a fun day out so bring your family and your children. The mountain has two toboggan parks that are safe and supervised by resort staff and plenty of places for general snow play.

If you have children under 7 we must be notified to bring a harness seat for them by law. 


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