Lift, road and snow conditions update – It’s a blue bird day on the mountain, the snow will soften in the sun through the day making good turns for young and old, come up while the sun is out and the ques are short!
Conditions and Lifts (Alpine Enterprises) – Currently +0.3 degrees following an overnight freeze. Snow conditions remain good softening in the afternoon, there are currently light winds and visibility is excellent with not a cloud in the sky. 4 lifts this morning, Bass, Village Summit and Fannies with Bills substituted this afternoon. Get up there while the sun is out and the ques are short!
ROAD CONDITIONS –The road is open and clear to the village, drivers are asked to be cautious for some ice patches and 2wd vehicles may be required to fit chains where directed by Parks and Wildlife Officers. (All vehicles must carry chains past the shuttle pickup). If you are driving a car you not only need to have chains, you need to know how to fit them and how to drive your car whist they are on. For more information on chains visit the snowsafe website
Gear Hire and Cafe (Ben Lomond Snow Sports) are open 7 days from 9am to 4pm have all your hire needs covered right at the doorstep to the snow. This means no lugging your gear up from the car park, no mess, no stress and most importantly no worries. They have everything from clothing through to toboggans, skis, snowboards, boots, poles, snow shoes and lessons with qualified instructors! Pop in for a bite to eat for some great hot food and drink options from their café just off the snow or try one of their to die for hot chocolates and get it out of the cold. For more information about Ben Lomond Snow Sports hire options visit the hire page on our website
Transport (Ben Lomond Snow Sports) operate a friendly convenient transport service with two troop carriers on the mountain. These run throughout the day collecting snow goers from the bottom car park at the Parks and Wildlife Service entry station and deliver you to the car park at the base of the boardwalk. If you are catching the bus you do not need to hire chains! Call 03 6390 6185 (TELSTRA SIGNAL) for a pickup or to arrange a booking. Prices are $15 per person or $50 for a family of 4 return.
Visit our website, www.benlomond.org.au for all information about how to get here, what to see, eat, drink and play!