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Howmans Gap Alpine Centre, YMCA

03 5758 3228

Howmans Gap Alpine Centre YMCA is happily situated on the Bogong High Plains, about four kilometres below Falls Creek resort, surrounded by tall ash bushland.

Howmans Gap offers a diverse range of accommodation including self contained cottages and bunk style rooms. Bunk room accommodation prices include full catering with our in house chef.

Howmans Gap is the only YMCA Camp to offer snow and ski programs in winter and is a great place for groups to discover the Alpine region.

Content: Howmans Gap Alpine Centre YMCA

Price & booking

Price

$82.00 - $470.00

Prices for main shared accommodation include full catering provided by our chef. Please call our friendly staff for more information.

Shared Rooms

Howmans Gap Main Accommodation is an L-shaped building and sleeps up to 158 people. The main building is comprised of 32 rooms with either one, two or three sets of bunks - some rooms include an extra single bed. Six individual bathrooms and two main shared bathrooms.

Self Contained House

The house sleeps up to eight people in one double bed and six single bunks. Includes a fully functioning kitchen, living and dining room, and separate toilet / bathroom.

More info

Facilities:
  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal refrigerator
  • Communal shower
  • Games/recreation room
  • Laundry
  • Non smoking establishment
Activities:
  • Birdwatching
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Self guided
  • Hiking/trekking
Memberships:
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Tourism Council Australia
Accessibility:

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf