Mount Hotham

Closed
Mount hotham
SnowPak review
4.2
Customer reviews
3.8

Overall

4.2
Mount Hotham is one of the top resorts in Australia. With 67 runs spanning 791 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

2017 Historical Snowfall

Mount Hotham vs
Mount HothamFalls Creek
beginner20 %17 %
intermediate40 %60 %
advanced25 %23 %
expert15 %-
total runs67 92
ski area791ac 1,114ac
summit elevation6,105ft 5,839ft
total lifts-14
child lift ticketTBA TBA
adult lift ticketTBA TBA

Mount Hotham Reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
TWTim W.
expert snowboarder
Superb!

4.8 / 5

Nov 22, 2017
Family friendly resort that starts with easy beginner pistes and that evolve into some of the most advanced back and side country in Australia. Ski in, ski out accomodation with dining facilities that range from pizza and fries to gourmet delights that would have any gourmand... More
CLColin L.
advanced skier
Average!

2.6 / 5

Nov 09, 2017
"The best snow is what's under your skis" applies at Hotham. Often windy with hardpack or slush and drizzle, it's still great to get a ski day here in with family and friends. ... More
DDarcy
expert snowboarder
Good!

3.8 / 5

Nov 08, 2017
Amazingly terrain as far as Australian alps are concerned - however isn’t great value for money with very little discounting ever done, practically ghost town end of season, would really have benefited from discounting tickets/resort entry, to encourage participants in an... More
JTJack T.
expert skier
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Mt hotham is a skiers paradise, it offers far more terrain that all other Victorian resorts and has half the crowd. Made up from a range of valleys, hotham offers advanced skiers and boarders line after line of challenging terrain and fun, when you get sick of that (you wont)... More
SJShane J.
Average!

3 / 5

Oct 25, 2017
Great resort once you're in, a nice range of black runs, lift lines can be a little long at times. Roads in aren't good though and parking is not the best. On a nice day it's the best resort on Victoria!
TBTim B.
Superb!

5 / 5

Oct 16, 2017
Mt Hotham has a broad range of accommodation and getting around the mountain is easy. Some great black runs and extensive off piste area well. Weekends can be busy but ski mid week even during the peak season and you won't be queuing for lifts. It's a short season to pick your... More
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Falls Creek
17% 60% 23%
Mount Buller
20% 45% 35%
Mount Hotham
20% 40% 40%
Perisher
22% 60% 18%
Thredbo
16% 67% 17%