Lake Mountain Cross Country Skiing

The 4th most popular XC Ski in Australia.

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East of Melbourne near Marysville, the Lake Mountain area is popular with local nordic skiers. Within the fog shrouded forest, you may spot a koala in the typical dense fog.

Lake Mountain is Australias Premier Cross Country Ski Resort. The mountain is situated only 120 kilometres from Melbourne and with an altitude of 1440 metres above sea level, achieves the closest consistent snow to Melbourne. Thinking Snow Lake Mountains the Go.

Lake Mountain is one of the three busiest Cross Country Ski Resorts in the world. Its ski trail system offering the cross country skier thirty seven kilometres of well marked trails, suitable for the first time skier to the most advanced.

It is located on Maroondah Hwy about 120km from Melbourne and 20km from Marysville.

Overall, Lake Mountain is the 4th most popular cross country ski area of all 10 Nordic ski destinations in Australia.

Lake Mountain Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  Lake Mountain Resort 011-61-3 5963 3625

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Recommended Map:  "TOPO Australia" from Garmin

Best Season:  Jul - Aug

Breakfast Restaurant:  Fragas Cafe, Marysville; Corner Cupboard, Marysv.

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  -37.8, 145.0139

Date Published:  1/1/2016

Date Updated:  6/24/2016

ID:  5376

Lake Mountain Cross Country Skiing Map