About Howmans Gap Alpine Centre

It's not all about the snow! An alpine location offers incredible diversity in opportunity to explore and experience magnificent scenery, nature and wildlife across the four seasons.

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The Victorian High Country is a natural playground for skiing, mountain biking, orienteering, hiking and nature walks.

Situated on the Bogong High Plains, just 4km below Falls Creek, Howmans Gap Alpine Centre is the perfect base camp.

With such magical surroundings, conveniently situated in the tranquility of Howmans Gap, away from the hustle and bustle of the main tourist area, it will be easy to challenge yourself, learn and connect with nature and others.

Higher challenges and self-discovery

In winter, why not visit YMCA's Falls Creek Cross Country at Windy Corner for all you snow needs. The heated day shelter offers a café, clean toilets, hire facilities for snow shoes, skis and toboggans as well as retail for some snow travel essentials; gloves, beanies, waxes, sunglasses and sunscreen.

Our specialist team at the cross-country ski school can also provide a whole new insight in to the challenge, joy and skill of cross-country skiing.


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Beyond winter, there is so much to do to warm the adventurous heart. Our prime alpine location provides a perfect base for;

  • Nature walks, overnight hikes,
  • Road and mountain biking,
  • Motor cycling,
  • Competitive events,
  • Fishing and aquatic activities,
  • Onsite adventure activities for groups.

Our dedicated YMCA team can tailor your Howmans experience to stoke your spirit.  Please call / email us to start the journey!

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