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The stunning Snowy Mountains town of Jindabyne is located on the edge of Lake Jindabyne. The area offers relaxing things to do, such as fishing for trout or meandering bushwalks around the water's edge. It's also an ideal base for skiers and snowboarders looking for a vibrant restaurant scene at night after skiing at Perisher, Thredbo and Charlotte Pass are all within a short drive of accommodation..
For visitors looking for high-energy activities during their stay at Jindabyne, there are plenty of seasonal activities to enjoy on Lake Jindabyne. Take the Snowy Wilderness Tours where you'll go horseriding through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Australia. Jindabyne's outdoor activities are open to all levels of experience.
The Gaden Trout Hatchery on the Thredbo River near Jindabyne is one of Australia's main centres for breeding and rearing cold-water sport fish.
Like neighbouring Adaminaby, Jindabyne was relocated in the late 1960s when the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme called for the flooding of the original town, which now lies under the waters of Lake Jindabyne.
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It’s always a good time to cast a line on Lake Jindabyne, with many forms of fishing permitted in the area. Whether you’re a top-notch angler or simply looking to bait, spin, fly or troll for the first time, the calm waters of the Snowy Mountains offer plentiful resources of Brown, Rainbow and Brook Trout and Atlantic Salmon.
Ride a horse through Australia’s high country just like the legendary ‘Man From Snowy River’. Take in the scenery, hold tight during the river crossings and perhaps spot a wallaby or corroboree frog along the way. The rugged terrain and gentle rolling hills are the perfect setting for short and multi-day rides.
Jindabyne boasts several quality trails custom built to take advantage of the wilderness terrain and cater to all fitness levels. Bike through Thredbo Valley, improve your cycling technique or take part in one of the many bike events and races throughout the year. Bike hire also available from Cooma, Jindabyne and Thredbo
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Sunbakers on Lake Jindabyne with kayakers in background. Image Don Fuchs
Snowy River Festival in Dalgety. Image Don Fuchs
Fishing, Lake Jindabyne. Image Don Fuchs
Family kayaking on Lake Crackenback along the Alpine Way in Thredbo. Image Andreas Smetana