Whether you're into trout fishing, fly fishing or just dropping a line over the edge of your boat or the lakes shore, there is something for everyone. Local competitions and sought after fish make Jindabyne and the surrounding rivers a first-rate fishing area. Rod and tackle hire is available however if you bring your own it's FREE
Now you’re in The Man From Snowy River region why not take a leisurely horseback ride through some of the most breathtaking scenery and discover just why the Snowy Mountains is the perfect getaway destination. If you are up for something more adventurous, head out on a horse riding camp where you get to really feel what Banjo Paterson experienced camping out in the Snowy Mountains. Jindabyne Equestrian Centre offers accommodation and horseriding packages, and still just a short drive to the ski frields.
Keen to get out onto the water? Hire is available for motorised tinnies, paddleboats, canoes, sailing boats and half cabin boats. Or you could learn to sail or canoe on a variety of watercrafts with local instructors and all safety equipment included. Jindabyne Lake is a perfect area for those who love to try new water sports, but getting wet should be avoided in the middle of winter....brrrrr!
Do you have a taste for adventure? Mountain biking is an exhilarating sport and you don't have to be an expert. Jindabyne township has a number of advanced course trails and there is the foreshore track for those looking for an easier pace around the lake. Mountain biking in booming in Jindabyne and new trails are being created all the time - most are unmarked so be sure to get some local information and a map before you head off.
Fancy getting horizontal on the side of a cliff? Then Abseiling is for you. Thredbo and Jindabyne Dam Wall offer fantastic views of the high country and what better way to see it by working your way down some of the massive granite boulders and terrain. Each step of the way you will have an experienced guide and instructor with you who show you the ropes and guarantee your safe and that you have a blast!
New to Lake Crackenback Resort, just 15mins from Jindabyne. You will then learn how to operate your machine with confidence on the Segway Training Facility near the Activate Sports and Ski Centre. Minutes later you will be touring the amazing trails with the assistance of your guide. The Segway Eco Tour will take you through some wonderful scenery. The machines have zero emissions and are whisper quiet so you won’t disturb the plentiful animal life that frequents the 150 acre resort. Tour past the beautiful alpine lake and streams before linking to the trails and bridges on the perimeter of our property.
Indulge yourself with a trip to the health and fitness centre in Lake Crackenback resort. The Spa uses only 100% organic products. Choose from a wide selection of massage and beauty treatments or pampering spa packages. The Spa can create packages to suit any individual or group, a day with friends, bridal showers or corporate retreats. This unique environment can incorporate spa treatments with yoga, alpine walks or team building activities.
As the only Schnapps distillery on the mainland of Australia, Wild Brumby is a unique experience, and just a short drive from Jindabyne. Offering lunch and early supper this is a fantastic stop on the way to and from Thredbo and the Ski Tube. Wild Brumby uses locally grown fruit from either the garden on site or from nearby farmers. There is local art and sculptures dotted throughout the property welcoming you to wander the garden.