Traverse Hotham

Great Alpine Road, Hotham Heights, Victoria, 3741MAP

Traverse Hotham is dedicated to introducing more people to the joys of cross country (Nordic) skiing and snowshoeing in this magnificent alpine environment. No lift tickets, no queues, no crowds – discover trails less travelled and escape to a whole other world out there.

Subject to skier ability and snow conditions, the aim is to learn basic and/or improved cross country ski techniques while discovering some of the scenic groomed trails that Hotham Alpine Resort and Dinner Plain have to offer.

Perhaps skiing isn’t for you? Snowshoeing is an easy way to get out among the snowgums and appreciate the beauty of our high country away from the crowds.

Regularly scheduled lessons and tours operate at both Hotham and Dinner Plain – private and bespoke ski and snowshoe tours covering various levels of ability and locations may also be arranged.

  • Nature and wildlife
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Walking and Biking Tours
  • Half Day or Less
  • Sightseeing Tours

Just beyond Hotham village lies an alpine wilderness with superb 360 degree views – join Traverse Hotham for a snowshoeing adventure to embrace golden hour. Snowshoeing is an easy way to get out among the snowgums and appreciate the beauty of the High Country away from the crowds.

Experience a guided tour focusing on local flora, fauna, history and taking time to appreciate incredible alpine views. Finally enjoy nature’s spectacular light show before descending back to the village as the day fades.

Tours run Wednesday and Saturday subject to snow and weather conditions – start and finish times change with the sunset through the season. Bookings essential.

  • Public Toilet
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Nature and wildlife
  • Sightseeing Tours
  • Walking and Biking Tours
  • Basic

Learn the fundamental techniques of cross country and Nordic skiing – all you need to start touring Traverse Hotham’s scenic groomed trails far from crowded slopes and lift queues.

Subject to snow conditions, you’ll practise the key ingredients of cross country skiing and/or consolidate your basic XC ski techniques while discovering a little of the extensive ski trails around Hotham Alpine Resort and Dinner Plain.

  • Public Toilet
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Walking and Biking Tours
  • Moderate