Mount Buller is considered one of the top free ride resort town destinations in all of the Victoria Ski fields. Located in Victoria this town is known for its alpine location and modern sports facilities. Meant primarily for advanced athletes this town has some of the most challenging off piste skiing in Australia and summer sports. There are ski runs such black run cannot be found anywhere else. You can enjoy off piste skiing here as well as ski tours and ice climbing. During the winter months you can try your luck at mountain biking.
Off-piste Skiing is another term for backcountry skiing and takes athletes off ski resort tracks, through the woods, and down the rough side of the mountain. To safely off-piste ski, it is important to choose the right route, stay in control, respect other skiers, and establish the terrain conditions and possibility of avalanches. With a professional guide you can go on guided runs that are two thousand meters downhill where you will find yourself in champagne powder that is waist deep. You can ride virgin slopes if you are willing to take a short ascent.
You can go on ski tours of the Mount Buller valley that let you not only show off your off piste skills but enjoy amazing downhill runs. Guides can take you safely on ice climbs into the valley that are perfect for any skill level.
Walking mountain biking is the combination of mountain biking and walking to make it across uncharted parts of mountains that few people see. With a professional guide you can go on trips which cater to your advanced level of skill and fitness while still getting to admire some of the most beautiful views. Important during this, though, is having a professional guide that can ensure your safety and keep you from getting lost in the wilderness.
Buller is a medieval town centered in Victoria just one hundred kilometres from the state capital. It is an internationally renowned ski resort with a small population of 834 people. When you visit this town you can take part in off piste skiing during the winter as well as ski tours. You can enjoy ice skating as well. During the summer months you can enjoy climbing and hiking.
Certified ski guides can take you to the slopes which have the deepest snow all around and the highest peaks in the area safely. A ski guide can take you off piste below Mt Bulla when it is closed to other tourists. If you stay at Mount Buller Lodge You can ride with your ski guide directly to a slope which has been groomed perfectly on the rise and descent. You can also venture to the “Streif” which is one of the most popular downhill pistes in the world. During the event it is often closed for preparation work but you can make a special tour with a ski guide at any time. If you visit on the weekends you can take a break and enjoy refreshments at the summit until 23:00 at one of the popular restaurants: Alpine Retreat.
Ice skating is the graceful pastime of gliding across ice on specially designed skates. Whether you are a hobbyist or profession, a professional guide is vital to making sure that you always stay safe, have fun, and perform at your very best. There is no substitute for quality instruction. Accommodation in Mt Buller has never been more affordable, and especially during ski season this means you can stay for longer without breaking the bank.
When you visit during the summer you can hire a guide to take you natural footpaths along the mountain that have not been touched by regular tourists. You can rest in mountain huts along the way and enjoy the fresh air and beautiful views of the village below.