When it comes to skiing, the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales has some of the best skiing you could possibly imagine. Whether you are after on snow accommodation, off snow accommodation, long runs, huge ski areas, ski slopes perfect for beginners, intermediate and advanced skiers as well as village attractions and delights to enjoy, the skiing in NSW is hard to beat. NSW skiing is some of the best in the world with international travellers from across the globe arriving every winter each year to enjoy the soft white powdery slopes that NSW is synonymous for.
You can take your pick from Perisher, Thredbo, Mount Selwyn or Jindabyne that all have excellent skiing and endless amounts of fun to be had during the winter months. Perisher and Thredbo are the two largest ski resorts in NSW with a huge selection of snow accommodation to choose between such as apartments, chalets, family lodges, luxury suites and holiday lofts. Each ski resort has a bustling village centre where you can dine, shop, be pampered and have a great night out. Each village is a hive of activity during the winter months with bars, nightclubs and pubs being a great place to meet up with friends, there is always plenty of ski equipment hire stores, boutiques, restaurants, aprs and cafes which will really give the perfect alpine skiing experience. Night or day you can ski, snowboard, go tubing, join snow shoeing tours, enjoy scenic chairlift rides, cross country skiing, night skiing as well as ski some of the longest runs in the country. There are learn to ski classes, kids clubs and activities for the little ones of various ages and slopes that vary in difficulty.
Jindabyne which is located along the banks of Lake Jindabyne is a popular choice for people looking for off snow accommodation which is less expensive than staying directly in the main resorts. Jindabyne is a popular choice not only for its accommodation choices but also for the fact that you can take your pick from skiing perisher or Thredbo with the quick and easy ride on the Skitube every morning to your preferred ski slope. You can expect everything you would from a popular ski destination out of Jindabyne, nightlife, accommodation, shopping and dining, but an added bonus is that you don’t have the price tag of the on snow accommodation.
For families looking for slight gradient slopes, a great relaxed atmosphere and affordable skiing, then come and check out Mount Selwyn. There is accommodation in numerous surround towns just 40kms from the Mount Selwyn Ski Resort, where skiing, snowboarding, lessons, tubing, tobogganing, cross country skiing, snow shoeing tours and plenty of fun in the snow can be had. Seen as one of the best family ski resorts where the kids can easily learn how to ski on it gentle progressive terrain. Beginners and intermediates will have plenty of fun and there are also some great downhill runs for the more advanced to get skilled on as well.
So whether you are a family looking for an affordable great holiday to the snow, a ski resort loaded with activities, attractions, nightlife and accommodation or something in between where you can have the best of both world with cheap of the snow accommodation and plenty of village activities and attractions right at your doorstep, then you will certainly find just what you are looking for with the New South Wales skiing and its fabulous resorts that you can stay at.