When you are looking for a great skiing holiday you just can’t go past Mount Buller, and not to mention the other great ski slopes such as Mount Buffalo, Mount Hotham, Mount Selwyn, Falls Creek, Perisher Valley, Thredbo and Jindabyne. From the start of the snow season to right to the very end you are always guaranteed fantastic conditions for whatever snow activity you have in mind.
Skiing at Mount Buller is endless, offering different ski terrain for beginners, intermediate skiers and the advanced skiers. You will find what you are looking for right here on the mountain. But if you prefer to snowboard there is great terrain parks for you to tackle and well as a snow tube park and half pipe. The longest run averages around 2.5km giving you amazing ski runs with awesome conditions. There is also the added bonus of the snowmaking machine that has been installed just for those times where Mother Nature hasn’t been so kind to us ski enthusiasts, so you will also have great snow conditions.
There is roughly 300 hectares of ski terrain to tackle and with 40,000 chairlifts running every hour you will never have to wait in line to get to the top. And if it is coming towards the end of the day and you just don’t want to stop you have to added advantage of night skiing for all you thrill seekers.
Coming to the snow for your next holiday and have very little or no equipment at all. No to worry because you can get totally fitted out with all the latest ski gear at the ski and snowboard hire shops located in the village. Anything from boots and skis to snowboards and poles you are sure to find everything you need to keep you safe and warm while enjoy the snow. You can experience the mountain in a day with many tours offering different experiences, many depart Melbourne, one example of this is AAT Kings – Mt Buller & Lake Mountain tour
But if you would rather just take it a little slower, or you want to take a break from skiing try your hand at one of the many other activities based around snow, such as snowman making competitions, snowshoeing, tobogganing or snow tubing. There is also great cross country skiing and rough terrain skiing if you just can’t get enough. Mt Buller has it all from kids to adults, from the young to the young at heart. You are sure to find something to occupy your time, if you want something fast paced or just want to relax and take it easy at the day spa and unwinding with some retails shopping. The kids a totally catered for with organised activities through the Kids Centre and Crèche.
To get to Mount Buller you can travel by either air, coach or by car, thought travelling by air is definitely the quickest going by coach or car can prove to be very relaxing as you breath in the crisp mountain air and take in the breathtaking scenery. By air you can travel from any of the major cities in Australia or from overseas to Melbourne and it is from here you are able to catch a connecting bus on one of the many coach services that run to Mount Buller. Or simply just hire your own car and navigate you way up the hill to your destination. Is really easy, drive along the Hume Highway to Mansfield and from here you need to drive another 45 mins and you will have arrived.
If you are interested in making your next holiday to Mount Buller to enjoy the fabulous snow skiing, on snow accommodation in great ski lodges, and everything else it has to offer call one of our friendly staff so they can start arranging your next big getaway.