Is the road to Mount Hotham open?

Is the road to Mount Hotham open?

Is the road to Mount Hotham open?

The Omeo approach remains open in both directions. All vehicles must carry diamond pattern chains and fit where directed. Victoria Police and Resort Management staff are on hand to assist in the movement of traffic, so please follow their directions.

Do you need chains to go to Hotham?

It is a legal requirement of the Mount Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (as per the Alpine Resorts (Management) Regulations 2009) that chains must be carried during the declared winter period, and only diamond pattern chains are permitted. All vehicles must carry chains when entering the resort.

How much snow is there at Mount Hotham?

Snow Depths

Snow Depth: Natural 73cm
Snow Depth: Snowmaking 107cm

Can you drive over Mt Hotham?

You can drive to Hotham each day but day carparks in peak season can fill up pretty quickly.

Which is better Mt Hotham or Mt Buller?

With approximately 50km of trails plus access to lots of off-piste terrain, Mt Hotham caters more for intermediate and advanced skiers and boarders. Mt Buller caters well to skiers, après-skiers and non-skiers alike.

Is the road to Dargo sealed?

Is the Dargo High Plains Road sealed? The road is mostly gravel, with some paved parts. It is sealed for about 27km from the southern end, then there is about 47km of gravel/cobble, and then bitumen for the last kilometre to the Great Alpine Road.

Is Mount Hotham free?

Mount Hotham Free Ski has created a series of “consistent all year round” Free Ski development program’s designed to accelerate the young skiers all mountain skiing ability. Our intention is to provide the highest quality programs available in the disciplines of Freestyle skiing.

Does Harrietville have snow?

The snow level often starts just out of Harrietville. The trees getting more and more loaded, glimpses of Mt Feathertop as you rise, stereo blasting your favorite tunes. Grab a spot at Mt Loch car park, clip in and GO!

Does Mount Hotham have snow?

The latest Mount Hotham snow report shown below was updated on 15 Sep 2021….Resort report:

Piste conditions: Spring snow
Next snowfall: 0.8 in Sat 18 Sep (AM)
Next significant snowfall: 3.5 in Mon 20 Sep (AM)
Season closes: 3 October 2021
Lifts open: 4 out of 11

How much is a day pass at Mt Hotham?

MOUNT HOTHAM, VIC — full price for one adult day pass is $129. There is a discount of up to 15 per cent off when purchased online 14 days in advance. FALLS CREEK, VIC — full price for one adult day pass is $134.

Is Mount Hotham good for beginners?

Good beginners terrain above Mt Hotham village Although Hotham is famous for the nicest intermediate terrain in Victoria, there is something to discover for beginners too. In the northern part of the village, the Summit chairlift gives access to the Summit Run, a very gentle slope of about 500m length.

How is the weather at Mount Hotham today?

There is some fog and a stiff northwesterly wind in the village this morning but the weather has moderated somewhat, so I expect today will turn out a little drier and easier than yesterday afternoon. The snow is wet but the groomers will be really good for the first few laps, and then it will be soft snow fun for the rest of the day.

Do you need a permit to go to Mt Hotham?

Mt Hotham is accessible via the Great Alpine Road all year round. Before you hit the road, it is important to know that during the declared winter season, a Resort Entry permit is required for all vehicles. Resort Entry permits can easily be purchased in advance online so you are all set for your arrival to the resort.

Which is the best way to get to Mt Hotham?

Mt Hotham is nestled amongst the Victorian Alps of the Great Dividing Range between Harrietville and Omeo. Mt Hotham is accessible via the Great Alpine Road all year round.

Is there any snow at Hotham Alpine Resort?

If any reports come through I will update. Nothing to this time. Rug up and head out for a tour on very soft wet snow. Both toboggan areas are ready for fun. Wire Plain at bus stop 12, also the village play area for the littlies. Rug up and go for an explore on soft wet snow.