snowy mountains holidays

Adventure & Outdoor Holidays
There’s an amazing wilderness out there to explore

The Snowy Mountains feature some of Australia’s most extreme terrain and a wide variety of ecosystems with varying flora and fauna. With weather conditions to challenge even the most avid adventure seeker, it’s no wonder the Australian Alpine region is the number one holiday destination for thrill seekers and outdoors enthusiasts alike.  

We have so much waiting for you in the high country – Snowy Mountains Holidays can tailor-make a package to suit your adventure, or choose from one of the below activities to add some excitement to your holiday. Just call and chat with one of our team on 1800 SNOWYS (that’s 1800 766 997) and we’ll have you ready to take off into the great outdoors in no time at all.

Water Sports Lake

Sailing Boat Rental

Sailing on Lake Jindabyne, one of Australia’s highest lakes, is a must. Lake Jindabyne is large and hazard-free making it a great place to learn to sail or just enjoy a relaxing day out. See pricing for sailing boat, wet suit and life jacket hire here.

Canoeing & Kayaking

Take in the stunning scenery and explore the islands and bays of Lake Jindabyne in a canoe or kayak. Hire a canoe or kayak for an hour or a full day and relax in the safe, open waters of the lake. See pricing for canoe/kayak hire here. 

Windsurfing & Sailboarding

Lake Jindabyne is a great place to learn windsurfing and sailboarding with good constant breezes and lots of hazard-free, open space to perfect your technique. See pricing for windsurf/sailboard hire here.

Waterskiing & Wakeboarding

Being towed behind a V8 skicraft is an amazing experience and should not be missed. A qualified water sport coach will be on hand to instruct skiers of any level, so you can gain a new skill or just perfect your technique. See pricing for waterskiing, wet suit and life jacket hire here.

Kneeboarding, Hotdogs, Biscuits & Tubing

If it’s fun and thrills you’re looking for and you aren’t quite up to waterskiing lessons, try kneeboarding, tubing or hotdog riding. A qualified water sport coach will be on hand to instruct you, so get ready, hold on and go! See pricing for kneeboarding, tubing, hotdog and biscuit riding here.

Bike Rental & Tours 

 Bike Rental

Mountain biking is a great way of having fun, getting some fresh air and exercise and taking in the stunning alpine scenery. Jindabyne has a wide range of new trails in and around the town making this summer the perfect time to get on a bike and start pedaling. See pricing for bike rental and accessories here.

Bike Tours

Whatever your level of riding, you can either take a guided bike tour or just grab a map and go it alone. Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports on the world, so why not take a customised cycle tour with a professional guide to help you make the most of exploring our great alpine area? See pricing for bike tours here. 

Climbing & Abseiling

Fancy getting horizontal on the side of a cliff? Then abseiling is for you. Jindabyne dam wall and Thredbo offer fantastic views of the high country and what better way to see it by working your way down some of the massive granite boulders and terrain. Each step of the way you will have an experienced guide and instructor with you who show you the ropes and guarantee your safe and that you have a blast!


Self-guided & Guided Alpine Walks

Snowy Mountains bushwalking is unique and varied from high country walks to the forested sub-alpine terrain with its abundance of wildlife, wildflowers and alpine huts. We can offer you a range of satisfying walks that inspire, uplift and exhilarate you. Walking in the Australian alpine area is truly addictive with its cool temperatures and lofty altitudes with stunning views. Take a look at our walking guide here for further information.

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