Thredbo Resort Activities and Attractions
Thredbo Resort lies nestled in the foothills of Mt. Kosciuszko within the Kosciuszko National Park of NSW. The award-winning European style resort is Australia’s premier alpine destination, popular with both trendy city slickers and families in search of alpine and snow adventures in the Snowy Mountains.
Thredbo Ski Resort has enjoyed over 60 years of stoke transforming from one tow rope in 1957 to a world-class skiing and snowboarding resort today, yet Thredbo still holds true to the traditional ski culture of the Thredbo pioneers. The Thredbo River flows scenically through the resort, the village streets are walkable with frequent courtesy shuttle buses that loop around the village and the European style alpine village boasts awesome cafés, restaurants and live music venues with a buzzing alpine village atmosphere.
This thriving alpine resort boasts stunning scenery, outstanding resort amenities and endless activities in every season. Let’s take a look at things to do at Thredbo alpine resort during your stay with Snow Escape Holidays in our Jindabyne, Lake Crackenback and Tyrolean Village holiday accommodation.
From June to October, Thredbo Ski Resort transforms into a winter wonderland of alpine adventures. Voted “Australia’s Best Ski Resort” for four years running, there’s no better ski resort destination in Australia than Thredbo Ski Resort to immerse yourself in snow activities in the Snowy Mountains of NSW.
Skiing & Snowboarding: Thredbo Ski Resort has a cross-section of terrain to suit all ages and levels of snow skiers and boarders. Thredbo has the highest lift point (2037m), longest vertical drop (672m) and longest ski run (Supertrail at 3.7km) in Australia. Explore over 1200 skiable acres and 70km of slopes with a dedicated beginners area (Friday Flats), awesome terrain parks, natural terrain features, fun moguls for playtime and weekly night skiing. Thredbo collaborates with some of the best ski resort destinations around the world as part of the Mountain Collective and Ikon Pass.
Cross-country & Snowshoeing: Thredbo Ski Resort has cross-country and snowshoe trails directly from the village into the wilderness and backcountry terrain. Thredbo Retail & Rental will set you up with everything you need to hit the trails and spend a day on the snow.
On-Mountain Experiences & Tours: Thredbo Ski Resort offers a range of unique on the snow experiences, engaging kids’ programs and backcountry tours. The Flare Run is a great experience as skiers and boarders light up Supertrail with fireworks every Saturday night through the season. Thursday night it’s the kiddies turn with the Kids Flare Run and Fireworks display. This world-class NSW ski resort offers unique experiences for all ages.
As summer approaches, the fun does not end at Thredbo Resort. This year-round alpine resort offers as much fun and excitement in the warmer months as the ski resort transforms to a diverse terrain, meadows of wildflowers and alpine activities that offer natural social distancing and hours of enjoyment in the Snowy Mountains.
Scenic Chairlift: The best way to summit Australia’s highest peak and experience the best views in NSW is on a scenic ride on the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift at Thredbo Resort. The chairlift is open in the summer months for hikers and bikers to access the extensive network of trails at Thredbo.
Hiking & Biking: Ride or hike Thredbo Resort’s extensive network of scenic alpine trails in Australia’s highest mountains. Hike to the summit of Australia’s highest peak or take an easy stroll on Pipeline Path from Thredbo Village. Mountain bikers have a wide range of options from the beginner Easy Street to the thrilling Thredbo Cannonball gravity trail, or head to the Thredbo Mountain Bike Park, accessed by the Kosciuszko and Gunbarrel Express chair lifts. There are great clinics for mountain biking riders of all levels and Thredbo Retail & Rental has all you need for a day out on the trails.
For the Kids: When you’re not exploring the trails, there’s plenty to keep the kids entertained at Thredbo Resort. Twist and turn down the mountain on the Alpine Bobsled, challenge the kids to a doubles tennis match or a fun game of disc golf, or picnic at the Thredbo Village Green while the kids get extreme at the skate park and bounce on the springfree trampolines.
Golfing: Tee off on Australia’s highest golf course nestled on the Thredbo River at the base of Mt Kosciuszko. The fairways are lined with eucalyptus and wildflowers and offer a challenging round of golf for all levels of play.
Alpine Experiences & Tours: Whether you’re looking to raft or kayak the Thredbo River, take a guided hike up Mt. Kosciuszko, rock climb the granite tors or embark on an abseiling, caving or bouldering adventure, K7 Adventures mountain guides are ready to show you the best of the high country.
Thredbo Leisure Center
The Thredbo Leisure Center is open to the public year round and offers fun indoor recreation for the entire family. There’s a heated pool, water slides, inflatable obstacle course, wading pool, trampolines and a climbing wall for the kids. Adults can work out in the gym, take a fitness class and play a challenging game of squash.
Dining Out in Thredbo
Thredbo Resort is known for its diverse dining options ranging from cozy cafés, quaint eateries and fine dining restaurants to trendy live music venues and chic bars for the best après ski in Australia! In the ski season, be sure to enjoy a drink, snack and magnificent views at Australia’s highest bar and bistro at an elevation of 1937m, perfectly perched at the top of the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift.
Events & Festivals
There’s always something fun happening at Thredbo Resort! From June opening skiing and snowboarding events and sunset après ski parties in the winter months to kids carnivals, mountain bike events, beer and blues festivals and Twilight Tunes in the summer …. Thredbo Resort will keep you entertained in each and every season.
There’s no need to stay in a hotel when you can stay in the perfect location, close to Thredbo Resort in a comfortable home away from home.
Our Lake Crackenback holiday accommodation is perfectly located between Thredbo and Perisher Resort with easy access to world-class amenities, family-friendly activities and the best skiing in Australia! Or stay in a great location in the vibey town of Jindabyne where you and your guests can escape for a weekend of fly fishing, horse riding or adventures in the snow, only a short drive from Thredbo ski resort.
For accommodation availability, check your dates on our website and book direct online or call us today on 1300 916 454.
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