Get on your high horse in Mansfield, home of Victoria's traditional cattlemen and adventure sports haven, before dismounting to indulge in fine local wines.
Follow the trails of cattlemen driving their herds to surrounding mountain pastures and enjoy spectacular views from Craig's Hut and Power's Lookout. Gallop from the summit of nearby Mount Buller to relive moments from The Man from Snowy River.
Base yourself in Mansfield for all-season adrenaline kicks, including mountain biking, rock climbing, and four-wheel driving. Bushwalk across plains of wildflowers, cast a line into the Howqua and Delatite rivers or try canoeing and white water rafting.
Visit in winter for Mount Buller's variety of skiing terrains. Head to Mt Stirling for excellent cross-country skiing.
Fine food and wine
Savour the effect of altitude on regional vineyards, producing rich, weighty chardonnay, crisp Riesling and superb sparkling wine. Venture into the King Valley for unforgettable food and wine experiences.
There's more to Mansfield than nearby cattle huts and wineries. Featuring a choice selection of cafes and fine dining opportunities, why not settle in and discover the local culinary scene for yourself.
Rest a while
Explore Mansfield for a taste of village life. Sate your appetite in cafés or settle in for a session in a country pub.
Things to do
Ride, walk or cycle your way up to the historic huts built by the courageous and skilled cattlemen who roamed the High Country.
Discover the influence of altitude on the region's vineyards, with wineries beside snowfields producing rich, weighty chardonnay and crisp Riesling.
Gallop through stunning alpine scenery on trails traversed by Victoria's pioneering mountain cattlemen and The Man From Snowy River.
Make your way across the High Country on a mountain bike and conquer the notorious 'Dirty Dozen' collection of the best local mountain bike trails.