Things to do
(available from June – August)
Carve your own path at Baw Baw – tackle our rail park, explore our downhill playgrounds or indulge in a little snowplay!
Experience the accessible Toboggan Parks at Mt Baw Baw. You’ll have hours of affordable and fun entertainment! Plus…its FREE! Just hire a toboggan on mountain or bring your own (please note that only Resort approved plastic moulded toboggans without sharp edges are allowed to be used to ensure the safety of our visitors). Click here for more information
Toboggan Hire is available on mountain from $8 per day
Big Air Bag
Come and practice your grabs, airs and spins with confidence and safety! This year, use of the Big Air Bag is FREE! What is the Big Air Bag? The latest training tool in winter action sports. A 9m wide by 15m long air filled cushion that is located behind a 2m high jump. This provides intermediate to advanced skiers and snowboarders with a soft landing to try new tricks and perfect old ones. Open on select weekend days, weather permitting – the Big Air Bag cannot operate in high winds, heavy snow/rain or dense fog. Please call ahead to see if the Big Air Bag is operating, ph 03 5165 1136
The mountain’s sheltered ski runs, enthusiastic instructors and numerous Snowsports Programs make this mountain the perfect place to learn to ski or snowboard. Whether you are a beginner or advanced, Mt Baw Baw is the perfect place to perfect your skills. Once you have built up your confidence, advance your techniques or pick up some freestyle moves at the terrain park. Being so close to Melbourne means you can drive up regularly to master your skiing or boarding…and before you know it you’ll be out-doing the instructors!
Howling Husky Sled Dog Tours
Enjoy the Mt Baw Baw surrounds, on a Dog Sled. Let a team of Husky Dogs take you to parts of the Resort you never knew existed.
Jake and his Huskys are located in the Village Bowl (just behind Skiosk cafe). Howling Huskys offer tours on Saturdays ?and Sundays during the snow season (and Monday mornings by appointment) and also everyday during the Victorian School Holidays. Maximum of two people with a seven-eight dog team. Gift vouchers are available. Pre-book to avoid disappointment. Entry to Mount Baw Baw is not included in the tour price.
Jump into the sled and let a team of Howling Huskys take you around the Latrobe trail.
Approx 15 minutes
$120 for 2 people riding together
$100 for 2 children under 12 riding together
Jump in the sled & during the tour you learn about the husky team you have running with you, the equipment and tradition of the sport. The tour is completed by thanking the team with lots of pats and cuddles.
Approx 30 minutes
$200 for 2 people riding together
Sunset Summit tour
Looking for a romantic way to celebrate that special occasion? Maybe you just want a unique and unforgettable experience. Let Howling Huskys take you on an experience like no other in Australia!
It begins late afternoon as we set up your 10-12 dog team, then you sit back and relax in the sled while your musher and team of Howling Huskys begin your journey to the summit of Mount Baw Baw. Along the way you will be amazed by the power of your team as you chat with your musher and take in the surroundings. At the summit your musher will share some local knowledge with you and leave you to enjoy a complimentary glass of local wine at sunset (of course your team of howling huskys will be right behind you also taking in the view)
Approx 1 – 1.5 hours
$380 per person
$490 for 2 people riding together
Telephone: 0488 040 308
Snowshoeing tours of the resort run daily and are a great way to explore the mountain. Your guide will provide information about the alpine environment and Resort operations. Book at Snow Sports Ticket office. Tours depart from Snowsports Ticket office throughout the day, for information on times and/or availability please contact Snowsports on 03 5165 1136.
$35 per adult, $25 per child (shoe hire included)
Bookings required one hour prior to tour departure
Snow Mobile Rides
A ride on the Sherpa Snowmobile is a fun and exciting way to see the mountain. Jump on board and enjoy the 20 minute ride around the village and the cross country trails. Book at the Administration Building on mountain or call ahead to book 03 5165 1136. The snowmobile carries three passengers. These tours are dependent on the correct weather conditions and the availability of tour operators.
Prices: $35 Adult / $30 Child
Bookings required at least one hour prior to tour departure.
Snow Groomer Tour
Climb aboard our groomer and be part of the action. Get the night-time perspective of the mountain and watch and learn how we get those perfect runs!
$25 per person for 1.5 hours.
Bookings can be made through Mt Baw Baw Guest Services team in the Administration Building by 3.00pm each day. Call (03) 5165 1136 for more information. Subject to availability. Booking essential. Just so you know, a typical Groomer Tour takes approximately 1 to 1 & 1.5 hours and is conducted around various parts of the resort terrain, this will depend on snow conditions and resort requirements.
ONLY 1 PERSON CAN RIDE THE GROOMER ON ANY GIVEN NIGHT – SO BE SURE TO BOOK EARLY!
There is no exact time that the Groomer goes out to groom the slopes – it depends on temperature and snow conditions, it could be late at night or very early morning. Therefore there is no exact time, nor can it be guaranteed that the tour will actually operate. But it is great fun and the next day, you will be able to brag about the runs that you groomed!
Relax and warm up after a big day on the slopes with a cleansing sauna session
Book at Guest Services
$10 for half an hour
Rock Pool Spa
Set amongst giant granite boulders and twisted gum trees, a dip in the Rock Pool Spa is the perfect way to relax at the end of the day.
Book at Guest Services
$15 per person for one hour, or $50 for one hour exclusive use
When you are not hitting the slopes, warm up at the Resort’s gym. It’s the perfect place to keep fit with a treadmill, free weights, rowing machine, yoga mats and more. Book at Guest Services.
$10 per day