Enjoy uncrowded spaces while getting out into nature.
There’s nothing better for your health and wellbeing than getting out into nature and there is no better time to explore the regions stunning Natural attractions. The Pyrenees invites you to leave your city routine behind. To rekindle your spirit of adventure. Awaken your inner explorer. And take a step off the beaten track.
Imagine escaping the daily routine by sitting around a campfire under a clear sky, gazing up at the stars and listening to the sounds of the night. For more vigorous activities, there’s ideal terrain for hiking, mountain bike and dirt bike riding, four wheel driving, horse riding, hang-gliding and geo-caching.
During the winter months you have the opportunity to experience snow without spending an absolute fortune visiting the snow fields! Although snowfall in the valley itself is rare, Mt Cole and some of the higher peaks gets covered in snow nearly every winter, it’s great for making a snowman!
Cool off during the summer months and explore Beaufort Lake. Located just 30 minutes from Ballarat, in the township of Beaufort, this man made lake is great for fishing, water skiing, canoeing and swimming.Read more
Mount Buangor State Park
Explore a variety of landscapes including eucalypt forest, creek flats, waterfalls and steep escarpments at Mount Buangor State Park.Read more
Mount Cole State Forest
Mount Cole and Mount Buangor is a great place to getaway from it all. Camp the night at one of the many campgrounds in the parks and stroll after dark to spotlight the forest night life.Read more