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Lake Mountain Alpine Resort

Lake Mountain Road, Marysville, Victoria 3779, Australia
+61 3 5957 7222
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Lake Mountain is Melbourne's closest and most affordable alpine resort, just a 120 kilometre drive from Melbourne. A year round destination for the entire family which during the winter months offers over 37 kilometres of cross-country ski trails, toboggan slopes and plenty of snow play areas. During spring and summer enjoy exhilarating flying fox rides, laser skirmish, challenging mountain bike trails and enchanting mountain walks. The Resort provides skiers with the opportunity of learning new skills in a relaxed, fun environment. Our ski school provides both the young and the young at heart with professional ski instruction. Enjoy an intimidation free experience! We offer ski clothing and equipment hire on site over the winter months so there is no reason to not enjoy the diverse experiences that the mountain offers. At the end of an active day enjoy majestic mountain views, local seasonal food and hot and cold beverages at the licensed Cafe or Bistro.
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  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“toboggan run” (23 reviews)
“snow play” (27 reviews)
Lake Mountain Road, Marysville, Victoria 3779, Australia
+61 3 5957 7222
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful drive through fantastic countryside to get here. A really nice walk to some stunning views. Would look amazing with the snow

Thank Swampgirl001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a drive up to Lake Mountain expecting something up there. Other than the resort and being in November there is nothing to do if you are not a bush walker. I felt the whole area very eerie as since the 2009 fires...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A mate and I rode from Marysville up to the summit of Lake Mountain. The scenery was beautiful. The facilities at the summit are basic but include a chalet style eatery and ammenities.

Thank GregMac1234
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you are after a snow experience that's especially good for the kids then this is it! We were there in July of 2017 and there had been no snowfall but the artificial snow machine made sure the main toboggan run was running. We enjoyed...More

Thank Dionysi K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Rode the 7 Peaks - Lake Mountain started at Maryville - stunning views on the way up, easy climb not steep at all. Great coffee at the top with great views. Worth a ride - maybe even take the MTB to do the rides at...More

Thank eric-sworks
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We drove up to Lake Mountain while staying at Marysville. It was the first time we had been there for many years. We were pleasantly surprised to see the much improved infrastructure, though saddened to see the stark evidence of the 2009 Black Saturday bush...More

Thank Jacqueline J
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great place for a fun day out in the snow for the whole family. Toboggan down the slopes, built a snow man and have a snow ball fight. I recommend to arrive there early in the morning slope conditions aren't that great anymore later in...More

Thank Roman M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is either an intro to snow for kids/adults and/or a cross country skiers dream. This was our forest visit and although a weekend was busy but not super busy. There are two toboggan slopes operating with plenty of people on them. They are possibly...More

Thank taqueeney
Reviewed 10 September 2017

There was a snowfall last night so it was really fresh and also a good scenic ride to the resort. We had good time. Buy gears from Marysville its cheaper.

Thank Dirgh B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We stayed one night in Marysville which enabled us to take our time and have 2 trips up to the snow for play and tobogganing. We hired toboggans in Marysville - $10 each. Although busy we had no problems accessing the facilities and cafe/dining hall...More

Thank elise_ejc
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25 July 2017|
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Response from emsagem | Reviewed this property |
How exciting, you will love it! 1stly, if you have an all wheel drive chains are not necessary. if your car is 2 wheel drive you will be notified at the gate. I also found that in the shops there were signs up saying snow... More
23 July 2017|
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Response from MattR4 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, You can toboggan there on man made snow predominantly! They have 3 toboggan runs although just depends on conditions to whether they will all be open! We took our own that we got from Aldi for $10. I think it is... More
17 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen_Alas | Reviewed this property |
If there is snow, then you want to wear layers... Jeans and tights probably won't cut it. It's really worth having something that's at least partly waterproof. Waterproof overpants are a relatively cheap option. But really... More