Mt Baw Baw: A Gippsland Beauty
Mt Baw Baw is situated just 120 km north-east of Melbourne in the Gippsland region, making it an easy-access snow resort. With its lofty peaks and trails for walking, biking and horse riding, it’s a stunning area that will reward the visitor year round. Get set for extreme sports, serene walks and spectacular scenery.
Mt Baw Baw is situated within the national park of the same name. It affords spectacular panoramic views, stunning wildflower displays in spring and an abundance of wildlife. Visitors can enjoy relaxed walks, major hikes, cycling, river rafting and abseiling. Noojee Horse Safaris and Trail Rides offer horse rides across the plateau and surrounding area.
Visit the adjacent Thomson and Aberfeldy river valleys or hop on the Great Walhalla Alpine Trail. You can enjoy a two day guided and catered hike from Mt Baw Baw to the historic gold-mining village of Walhalla. Discover forests of snow gum and mountain ash, cascading streams and serene fern glades along the way.
In winter Mt Baw Baw caters to snowboarders and downhill and cross-country skiers of all levels, with its thirty hectares of skiable areas. It’s also ideal for those looking to learn to ski or to simply sit back and enjoy the beautiful white-clad alpine scenery. The Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort is well-facilitated with a range of restaurants, bars, shops and family-friendly activities.
After a day of skiing, bushwalking or exploration at Mt Baw Baw, relax at any number of charismatic cabins, value for money apartments or luxury lodges suitable for couples, families or groups.
Please go to the Mount Baw Baw website for up to date daily information on weather, snow cams and events.