Another winter season has come around to Lake Mountain again, and everything is pointing towards a bumper season up the mountain in 2017. The success of the opening weekend for 2017 is only a taste of what is to come in the 2017 Winter Season at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort.
To help you plan a fun day or weekend out in the snow, we've compiled 10 reasons to get you and the family out of the home and on the slopes.
10 Things To Do at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort this Snow Season!
1. Visit Fischer Nordic Fun Park
Get the kids into Lake Mountain’s Fischer Nordic Fun Park – the safe environment and expert instructors at the Fischer Fun Park create the perfect place for the introduction to cross-country skiing for young and old. Looking for a bit of extra help? Sign up for a private lesson with an expert instructor to improve your skills even further!
2. Get started at Burton Riglet Park
Try something new at the Burton Riglet Park! Exclusively for those between the ages of 3 – 6 years, the Riglet Park offers a great way to introduce your littlies to the world of snowboarding, with one on one instruction on the basics that could build a snowboarding champion!
The ever popular tradition in the snow at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, you won’t be disappointed in the fun that can be had flying down the slopes! The Village Toboggan Run is guaranteed to have a cover of man-made snow all season long too!
4. Hot Chocolate at the mountain cafe
Enjoy a warming hot chocolate from the on-mountain cafe. Providing an array of delicious food and drinks, you won’t be leaving with a rumbling tummy when you look at the many different hot and cold options in the Café!
5. Ride a 240m Flying Fox!
Take a ride on the Dual 240m Flying Fox! Make the excitement of snow even more exciting, by flying over all the action on the slopes on the awesome Flying Fox! With tickets available on the mountain, it’s a fantastic way to see the mountain from a different angle or try your hand at something of a slope.
6. Tube Run
Slide down the Tube Run and feel the thrill of the sweeping berms. Yet another fantastic alternate activity for everyone, you’ll be sure to get your blood pumping and heart racing as you fly down the exhilarating 100-metre long dry slope Tube Run.
7. Build a Snowman
Interested in having a bit of downtime? Build a snowman in the Snowman’s Village, or practice your throwing by rolling a snowball and picking a target!
8. Enjoy summit views
The walk up to the Summit Lookout is one of the more beautiful walks on the mountain when under snow. Take a break from the slopes and enjoy the amazing views overlooking the Acheron Valley.
9. Explore the region
Sometimes one day isn’t always enough; solution? Extend your stay and book your accommodation in the nearby towns that make up the Marysville Region! With plenty of variety when it comes to style and comfort, you’ll be sure to find something suitable for an enjoyable weekend away in the snow!
10. Visit Marysville
Wander the streets of Marysville and check out the boutique shops, local cafes and amazing attractions! Marysville provides the perfect place to stop before or after an enjoyable day in the snow. With plenty available to suit all ages, the enjoyment doesn’t stop once you leave the mountain!
The events calendar is looking very full of Ski races over the winter season, and it all kicks off with the Lake Mountain Sprint X on Saturday the 24th of June! Be sure to come up and see all the (hilarious) action on the day, with a race theme of ‘World Leaders’ sure to see some interesting characters take part in the races!
Keep up to date with everything that is happening at Lake Mountain on their website, www.lakemountainresort.com.au, or get social and keep your eyes on the Lake Mountain Facebook page over the winter season.