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Efficient, helpful and value for money

Last year we hired gear from another place near this one, but they didn't have chains that fit our... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Perfect for your snow needs

Needed snow gear on the way to Lake Mountain on the weekend and gave these guys a try. They were... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Our well-established ski hire shop and cafe in Marysville, Victoria services visitors to Lake Mountain, the closest alpine resort to Melbourne. We equip you with everything you need to enjoy your day at the snow: warm jackets, pants and boots, a...more
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41-43 Murchison St, Marysville, Victoria 3779, Australia
+61 3 5963 3322
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Last year we hired gear from another place near this one, but they didn't have chains that fit our car, so we had to duck into this one for chains. My husband noticed then that they seemed to be much better organised and so we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Needed snow gear on the way to Lake Mountain on the weekend and gave these guys a try. They were brilliant. So organised, well stocked with quality gear for the whole family. Reasonably priced and able to pass on valuable information about Lake Mountain. Quick...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Greg from Cross Country Ski Hire could not have been more helpful for my nephews first time ever snow experience. We have never had to encounter putting snow chains on our wheels but Greg was a brilliant instructor. Greg assisted in kitting us out with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank nvindis
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The staff were helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. Great prices and availability. Returns were easy and convenient. Don't hire on the mountain, get everything you need here, plus the returns are due in by 6pm (unlike the mountain which is 4pm) so you don't have to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

I've been coming here for years, pre and post fires. The staff are brilliant and really know their stuff. They can just look at a teenager and quickly size them up for XC ski gear. Prices are competitive and excellent for large groups such as...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank thetravellingspy
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We've just come back from a few days spent in Marysville, to give the kids their first snow experience on Lake Mountain. Just wanted to give a mention to the crew at Cross Country Ski Hire. They were super nice and really helpful with getting...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Dianne J
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Really nice staff which is better than cheap prices (which they also have). $7 for kids boots and $20 for their top of the line toboggan, and a great range of clothes/equipment to hire or buy. Not sure how the prices stack up against the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

We stopped on our way to Lake Mountain and found the place easy to find. The staff were very friendly and helpful and even advised us on the conditions up in the mountain. We hired boots, toboggan and plastic pants and they were well worth...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Anjapunya
Reviewed 28 August 2015

First trip to snow, surprised by how cheap it was to hire clothing, boots, toboggan. Also able to get entry ticket to snowfield. Easy to locate on main street, staff were friendly and helpful. Simple drop off at the side of the building when finished...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Cosmicgirl84
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Great place to get your gear including chains before heading to Lake Mountain as this is the last stop before there. Competitive pricing, streamlined process to get you in and out quickly, well stocked supply wise and easy return set up. See their website video...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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