VictoriaMount Buffalo National ParkPanoramic views, sheer cliffs, granite peaks and waterfalls make Mount Buffalo the perfect alpine getaway. Go hiking through snow gum forests in summer and hit the snowfields in winter, Mount Buffalo is a year-round destination for adventurers at heart.
Mount Buffalo National Park has sheer cliffs, imposing granite tors, tumbling waterfalls, snow gums and stunning wildflowers. The park features over 90 kilometres of walking tracks, panoramic scenery, waterfalls and scope for adventurous pursuits such as rock climbing and hang-gliding. Mount Buffalo is an all-seasons playground. In summer, wildflowers are plentiful and the park is a cool retreat from the heat of the lowlands. Take in superb 360-degree views from the summit of the Horn and the delightful Gorge Heritage Walk. Enjoy picnics, canoeing and camping at Lake Catani in the summer months. In winter the park is ideal for cross-country skiing with its gentle undulating landscape, spectacular sub-alpine environment and the convenience of over 14km of marked ski trails. The park offers safe and accessible tobogganing and snow play areas, providing great fun for the whole family. Before you go Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. For the latest information on changes to local conditions, please visit the relevant park page on the Parks Victoria website.
Explore Mount Buffalo National Park
Surround yourself in nature by camping on the shores of Lake Catani, and spend your days' bushwalking, horse riding, rock climbing and mountain bike riding in the heart of this alpine escape.
Learn to ski
Mount Buffalo Ski School is a division of Adventure Guides Australia. During the snow season, we operate out of Mount Buffalo's Dingo Dell / Day Shelter and Cafe with products that include toboggan hire, snowshoe rambles, ski lessons and ski tours. We also have a small gear shop set up at the day shelter selling socks, beanies, gloves and more.
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