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“lake mountain”(92 reviews)
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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...more
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Lake Mountain Road, Marysville, Victoria 3779, Australia
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+61 3 5957 7222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived and the temp was hitting the mid 20's so looking forward to a good bush walk. We did not expect to see snow pockets around the summit walk and along the Alp view walk. It was funny throwing snowballs and at the same time...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing day at Lake mountain. 8cm of snow fell overnight so conditions were perfect for tobogganing and playing in the snow. The cafe serves many food options and yummy hot chocolate to warm up on a cold day. Will be back next year...More

Thank Darshana T
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My sons first snow trip and he loved it. The toboggan runs are great for all the family. The cafe is reasonably priced and the staff were all friendly.

1  Thank rach91177
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Lake Mountain is a great place for families who want to have fun and ski at a beginner's to lower intermediate level. Relatively affordable. Close to Melbourne. Great staff.

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

If you get car sick, prepare sick bags. The roads getting here are easy to drive, but it is a bit of a winding road. They make sure that roads are clear of ice and safe to drive, so no 4WD needed. Watch out for...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with 3 little ones 6/4/2. . Travel there is not too far from Melbourne so good for little ones. The mountain is not too steep it is generally an easy drive. . Pricing is fair. . It is a small mountain with only 2...More

1  Thank Lourdes P
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Short drive from Melbourne Nice scenery on the way through Marysville Went mid week was busy young children seeing snow for the first time Take ur own lunch as the one and only cafe was expensive

1  Thank markrobyn08
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We all had hours of fun toboggoning, adults and children alike. This is the second time we have gone to Lake Mountain this month. The cafe was also convenient when we wanted to get out of the cold and thaw out.

Thank P4rtyofsix
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

For my overseas visitor this was a first and tobogganing really enjoyed particularly the steeper run and level of supervision present. A well organised snow gear hire was impressive perhaps pricey compared to that bottom of mountain where u stay, but then u carry everywhere....More

1  Thank Geoffrey R
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The resort was much smaller than we had imagined. Very little area where visitors (like us) who didn't want to ski. We did enjoy the snow, however. The cafe was reasonably priced and had a good variety of food

1  Thank ynotcour
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sarahanil47
3 July 2018|
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Response from Geoffrey R | Reviewed this property |
Yes in August, when on a day visit from Marysville, enough snow cover at a large well posted and supervised gentle slope, plus a steeper slope further away. Getting to both walking was but can be slippery and no rail... More
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danarashdan
26 June 2018|
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Response from emtnems | Reviewed this property |
$56 per car a couple of weeks ago
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kkprincess
10 June 2018|
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Response from Navid A | Reviewed this property |
It's all good. Make sure you check the weather condition forecast and also have tyres chain handy. Cheers
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