XC Ski Overnight - Mt Stirling


Fri 28 Jun 2024 18:00 — Sun 30 Jun 2024 19:30

Event information


Ski overnight trip planned (obviously will be dependent on snow conditions!).

Trip Leader: Xan

Time: Early as possible on Friday Night

Experience required:  Intermediate

You need to have been overnight hiking before and have the required gear

Destination: Depends on snow Mt St Gwinear, Mt Stirling or Falls Creek most likely

Approx cost: ~$90 (Fuel ~$30-50 + ~$30 resort entry + gear hire (max $25 if hired from club) + food

Gear The questions below will help the trip organiser work out who needs to hire what.  Skis/boots/poles ($15 for weekend). Other items capped at $25 if hired from club)

Gear store will be open Wednesday before the trip

More trip details:

(what plan on doing, where plan camping etc


Trip leaders email : xanthorrhoea.west@gmail.com

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the right gear. Trip leaders can answer questions you might have. If you dont have the right gear you may get left at uni and leaders might be unwilling to take you in the future.


You need to have been overnight hiking before and have the required gear. Numbers will be limited by # leaders available, gear and cars


*** We are keen for more people to organise some day trips to Lake Mountain or Mt Stirling or Mt St Gwinear, the next couple of weekends - let me know if you want to run one and I can assist with getting it organised!**

Additional notes due to current COVID19 Restrictions


See full list of current restrictions here

  • The club strongly reccomends you are up to date with Covid Vaccinations All participants shoud wash hands/equipment before and after use
  • Anyone with any COVID-19 symptoms (e.g. excessive coughing, sore throat) or are a close contact can not join the trip.
  • Should anyone show any of the symptoms while in attendance, the trip will be cancelled immediately with an incident form filed to La Trobe Sport 
  • If you are unable to attend, you must immediately notify the trip organiser so your spot can be offered to someone else


** Club trips are for current LUMC members. You can sign up to membership here https://www.lumc.org.au/membership/  If you can't find your username/password email clubofficer@lumc.org.au for help**