Outdoor enthusiasts shouldn’t miss a visit to Mt Baw Baw in Victoria. In winter, the alpine resorts offer the chance to ski or snowboard, and hike along the scenic trails; with the entire terrain becoming a snow-filled wonderland.
Families with kids can enjoy snow tubing and toboggan rides. Novice and avid skiers will also find a multitude of things to see, do and enjoy. Those interested for a bit of snow fun can take a day trip or one of the early morning bus tours from Melbourne.
Mt Baw Baw Day Trip & Bus Tours From MelbourneBushwalking and cycling are also quite popular around the area in Summer months. Visitors can enjoy cycling up the tourist road or take the scenic trail to the nearby Baw Baw Village.
Groups often come here in summer to take the trail along the trickiest paths of Mt Baw Baw; with some sources claiming it’s the second hardest trail in the world. After reaching the top, the trail descends through the Baw Baw village and passes through West Gippsland and the Mornington Peninsula.
Mt Baw Baw is located a few hours east of the city, with driving or a tour bus the best options to get there.