The Area

Thoughtfully placed in a stunning alpine setting to create a uniquely secluded retreat, Crafters is located just five minutes out of Jindabyne in the stunning Thredbo Valley.

Walking tracks and things to do in the Snowy Mountains

Welcome to Jindabyne and the NSW Snowy Mountains – an idyllic haven for couples seeking a romantic escape surrounded by nature's beauty.

We’ve crafted the perfect base for you to enjoy all the summer and winter activities that the Snowy Mountains has to offer - hiking, mountain biking, skiing, fishing, boating, or simply enjoying the fantastic local cuisine.

And after a day of exploring our beautiful region, retreat back to your private wood fired hot tub to soak up the views of the Thredbo Valley as you allow the solitude of the Australian bush to take over you. 

Your Snowy Mountains Bucket List – curated by Crafters

1. Hiking and Bushwalking

From the high altitude trails of Kosciuszko National Park to a slow meander around the foreshore of Lake Jindabyne, the Snowy Mountains are known for their stunning hikes. Some of our favourites include Porcupine Walk, Illawong Walk, The Snowies Alpine Walk and conquering the highest peak in Australia, Mount Kosciuszko.

2. Skiing and Snowboarding

Located just 20 minutes to Thredbo Resort and 10 minutes to the Ski Tube, skiers and snowboarders are spoiled for choice with world-class ski resorts right at our doorstep. Choose from Thredbo Resort, Perisher Resort, or Charlotte Pass Snow Resort for the ultimate winter experience.

3. Enjoy a Snowshoe Adventure

Explore the breathtaking snow capped landscape at your own pace with a beautiful snowshoe adventure. Book a guided tour with K7 Adventures, Thredbo Resort or Charlotte Pass.

4. Mountain Biking

With mountain biking trails that cater to all skill levels, the thrill of the ride is only surpassed by the stunning vistas. From the gripping trails of Thredbo’s MTB Park to some of the cruisier trails around Lake Jindabyne, come find your next 2-wheel adventure in the Snowy Mountains. 

5. Experience a Helicopter Flight

See the Snowy Mountains like never before as you fly over Australia’s highest peaks on a private helicopter tour. From wilderness picnics to scenic flights, talk to us today about our helicopter packages which include pick up and drop off from your Crafters Cabin.

6. Explore Kosciuszko National Park

From climbing Australia’s highest peaks, discovering wildflowers you won’t find anywhere else, or simply packing a picnic and finding a spot to take in the breathtaking views, it’s easy to fill your days exploring the natural beauty of Kosciuszko National Park. 

7. Experience the Thredbo Valley Track

Follow the Thredbo River as you make your way down the Thredbo Valley on this iconic 37km trail. Reaching from Thredbo to Jindabyne, this epic shared trail is open to hikers and bikers. We recommend hiring an e-Bike or choosing smaller sections to explore.

8. Fly Fishing

The Snowy Mountains offer some of Australia’s best trout fishing experiences. The pristine, snow fed waters of our lakes and rivers are a fly fishing haven for angler’s of all abilities.

Discover the perfect blend of adventure, romance, and relaxation in Jindabyne. Book your Snowy Mountains holiday at Crafters. 

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