SNOW GEAR HIRE AT MOUNT BUFFALO
The Mount Buffalo Ski School has toboggans, snow shoes and “Hok” skis for hire plus we stock a range of socks, gloves and beanies (for sale only – we do not hire clothes, footwear or gloves).
See below for information on what we do not hire as we do not have the space to do so and where you can hire before driving up.
Price: From $15
SNOW SHOE HIRE
Price: From $25 a day
HOK SKI HIRE
Hok skis are a cross between a snow shoe and a back country ski. They have steel edges and a fixed “skin” underneath to grip the snow when travelling up hill or on flat ground.
You use a “Teak” pole to assist and to help steer rather than normal ski poles Ski boots are not required as the adjustable binding will fit snow boots, hiking boots and other snow suitable footwear.
“Hok” Ski hire – Children’s Skis $35.00 and Adult Skis $45.00 the day or part
EQUIPMENT NOT AVAILABLE FOR
HIRE AT MOUNT BUFFALO
CROSS COUNTRY SKIS
There are no cross country skis for hire at Mount Buffalo
Cross Country (Free Heel) skis, plus boots and poles need to be hired prior to driving to Mount Buffalo for ski lessons or tours.
Not all ski hires have cross country skis and the hire shops listed below are the only businesses that currently stock these skis.
Porepunkah Ski Hire – Town Centre Porepunkah 03 5756 2355
Rays Ski Shop – Great Alpine Road Myrtleford 03 5752 1306
Snow Trek and Travel – 161 High Street Wodonga 02 6056 6605
Bright Chalet Ski Hire – Great Alpine Road Bright 03 5755 1833
Happy Valley Hub – 5023 Great Alpine Road, Ovens 03 5751 1845
DOWN HILL SKIS AND SNOW BOARDS
There are no Alpine Skis or Snow Boards for hire at Mount Buffalo
There are no lifts at Mount Buffalo and for downhill skiing or boarding we recommend Falls Creek, Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain
There are no snow chains for hire at Mount Buffalo
You can hire snow chains at any ski shop
SNOW CLOTHES AND BOOTS
There are no snow clothes, wet weather gear or snow boots for hire at Mount Buffalo. These can be hired at any ski shop in the valley or elsewhere
We do have a range of beanies, sox and gloves for sale at our ski school shop counter