AustraliaPerisher, Australia

Perisher Ski & Ride

More mountains, more terrain, more fun!

With Perisher’s village located higher than other Australian resorts, there is greater chance of top-bottom coverage from the seasons start to finish. Coupled with 1,245 hectares of varied terrain for all ability levels and there is no wonder Perisher is Australia's most popular ski resort. Wide-open spaces in Blue Cow, spectacular tree-lined runs in Guthega, perfectly smooth beginner terrain in Smiggin Holes and challenging steeps in Perisher Valley (as well as progressing beginner and intermediate options), Perisher has it all!

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Skiers of all ages and abilities are spoilt for choice at Perisher. 1,245 hectares of skiable terrain provides limitless possibilities for those learning to ski, refining their skills or pushing the limits. Perisher’s grooming team work tirelessly day-in, day-out during the winter to provide smooth manicured terrain for early morning groomers. Perisher Valleys Front Valley is perfect for progressing beginners and intermediate skiers while the more advanced skiers should try the runs around Eyre T-bar. Smiggin Holes is the epicentre for beginner skiers with gradual terrain available for a nice progression and beginner-friendly lifts like Harrys and Hermans ski carpet. Blue Cow is a great spot for intermediate and advanced skiers who should head to the Ridge area for long challenging terrain while Guthega is famous for excellent intermediate terrain and scenic tree-lined runs.


Perisher offers plenty for snowboarders of all standards. Whether its getting sweet air in the PSP Superpipe or in one of the resorts four Fusion terrain parks, or whether its laying it over with high-speed groomers that you're after, Perisher has it covered! Fun natural hits and drop-offs abound over in the Ridge area in Blue Cow as well as over at Eyre T-bar in Perisher Valley. Those looking to carve it up should try Towers Run on Mount Perisher or Excelerator in Blue Cow. For those adrenalin addicts, Fusion Parks and Pipe is where its at!

Nordic Skiing

Perisher boasts over 100km of marked cross-country trails that weave through the magical Snowgums. Whether its a peaceful glide or a heart-pumping challenge youre after, its your choice. Call Wilderness Sports on 02 6457 5966 or drop by their store in Perisher Centre (ground level) to discover the diverse range of nordic and backcountry experiences and activities on offer including snowshoeing, telemarking and cross-country skiing.

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