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Cross country skiing

Ski Trails
9 open
2 closed
Snow
snow 2.2°C 2.4km/h
24hr Snowfall: 4cm
Ski Trails
9 open
2 closed
Snow
snow 2.2°C 2.4km/h
24hr Snowfall: 4cm
About cross country skiing

With more than 35 kilometres of well signposted and groomed trails, Lake Mountain has some of Australia’s best cross country skiing. We’re also able to guarantee snow during winter thanks to the latest in European snow-making technology.

How are the trails looking today?
Picnic Spots
Lookout
Royston Road
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
An intermediate down hill trail, a great way to end the days skiing
Distance:
1.7km
Graded Status:
Blue
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
8cm
Muster Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Easy Trail, with a few short steep hills
Distance:
2.5km
Graded Status:
Green
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
8cm
Echo Flat Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
One of our easiest trails taking you from the village through some beautiful scenery
Distance:
3.8km
Graded Status:
Green
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
4cm
Home trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
One of our easy trails perfect for beginners. A two way ski trail, with fun downhill sections.
Distance:
1km
Graded Status:
Green
Conditions:
Not Groomed
Natural Depth:
9cm
Snowgum Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Easy ski trail
Distance:
1.3km
Graded Status:
Green
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
6cm
Woollybutt Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
More Difficult, technical ski trail, with steep climbs in both directions.
Distance:
1.9km
Graded Status:
Blue
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
6cm
Panorama Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Skied in one direction, with moderate climbing and descending.
Distance:
2.6km
Graded Status:
Blue
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
9cm
Jubilee Trail
open
Updated: 4 pm · 05/08
Updated: 4 pm · 05/08
Most Difficult, a ski trail for the more advanced skier, with long and short loop options, returning to the Camp.
Distance:
5km
Graded Status:
Black
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
7cm
Long Heath
closed
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Most difficult, not groomed, for the more advanced skier
Distance:
4km
Graded Status:
Black
Conditions:
Natural Depth:
6cm
Hut Trail
closed
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Most Difficult, not groomed, for the more adventurous skier
Distance:
1.9km
Graded Status:
Black
Conditions:
Natural Depth:
6cm
Jubilee Link Trail
open
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Updated: 9 am · 19/08
Most difficult steep assent or descent depending on skiing direction.
Distance:
300m
Graded Status:
Black
Conditions:
Not groomed
Natural Depth:
9cm

What you’ll need for the day

Ensure you have everything you need to have a great day up on the mountain. Contact us to hire gear.

Skis
Ski poles
Snow jacket
Snow pants
Snow boots? Snow problem.

We have all essential equipment for a great day in the snow available for hire on the mountain. Get in touch with our friendly team to find out more about gear hire.

FAQs

Answers to all your cross country skiing relating questions.

What’s the difference between cross country skiing and downhill skiing? select-arrow

As there are no lifts at Lake Mountain, skiing here takes a little more effort as you need to propel yourself up and down the ski trails.

Don’t worry though, the trails aren’t steep like regular downhill ski trails. There are over 37 kilometres of trails winding their way through trees covering Lake Mountain. If you’re new to Cross Country Skiing, book in for a lesson at our Snow Sports Centre, they will get you skiing in no time.

If it’s your first time, you can read our cross country skiing tips for beginners here.

Are there chairlifts at Lake Mountain? select-arrow

Lake Mountain is a Cross Country Ski Resort only, so there are no chairlifts.

Do I have to prebook anything? select-arrow

Resort Entry tickets need to be pre-purchased prior to your arrival.  If you do not have a ticket, you will not be permitted to enter the resort.

Is there a shuttle bus from Marysville to Lake Mountain? select-arrow

There is a Snow Shuttle from Lake Mountain Visitor Centre in Marysville to Lake Mountain.

It runs at 9am and 10.30 on weekends and everyday during the school holidays. This is a return trip and includes gate entry.

If you take the 9am shuttle you will return on the 1.30 pm shuttle and the 10.30am returns at 3pm.

Please contact us for more info.

Before you arrive at the mountain

Before you head from Marysville to Lake Mountain it’s worth stopping off to pick up last minute supplies or rent some extra gear. You will avoid the queues up on the mountain and enjoy the pleasant surrounds of this beautiful country town. Get in touch with our friendly team to find out more about gear hire on the mountain.

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