Back country reports have ceased for the 2017 season.
Wilderness Sports is open all year round, 7 days a week, and continue to hire equipment until the snow is gone!
The back country still has plenty of snow to play in! If you're still new to the back country don't hesitate to call the Jindy store for recommendations and up-date-conditions in the back country.
We have a full range of snowshoes, alpine touring, cable telemark, and NBC skis available to hire - so come on in!
We are still offering demo's and packages of new equipment.
PLB's are available for hire here in store and available to try before you buy.
Whilst the road is open to Charlottes, the Kosciuszko Express lift out of Thredbo is still open for access to the back country out of Thredbo - cost is:
$37 for adults & $19 for children + $4 for MyThredbo card.
Snow Cams Courtesy of Perisher (as at 25/10/17)
Guthega Cam Mt Kosciuszko Cam
BE AWARE and ensure you minimise risks and know your terrain.
Dress accordingly and BE PREPARED for mountain weather!
Remember to stay hydrated and also remember plenty of sunscreen. -
Keep an eye on our updates via social media.
Get familiar with the terrain and take a look but stay safe.
Know where and when to go (or not)!
ROAD CONDITIONS: For updated conditions please check with the RTA on 132 701 or the NPWS on (02) 6456 1553.
Road is OPEN for access to Charlotte Pass from Perisher Gap according to RTA.
Snow depth information supplied by Snowy Hydro on a weekly basis, taken every Thursday @ Spencer's Creek (1830 m). Recorded as 107.8cm on Tuesday 17 October 2017.
See Snow Depths at Spencer's Creek
Contact our Jindabyne store for experienced and local knowledge for advice on places to explore and mountain conditions.
We are located around the corner from the Snowy Region Visitor Centre and opposite Alpine Sports.
You can download Snowy Guide which is a FREE App developed for the Snowy Mountains and is compatible with Android and iPhone. This app can be used to locate either of our stores in Jindabyne or Perisher and many other useful details and information for Events and places locally!
Jindabyne Store: 9am - 5pm
(open later for Spring hires upon request - please call us!)
Perisher Store: CLOSED
7 days a week!