Through the snow season it really is a legal necessity that vehicles entering the resort carry snow chains. This Conveyor Chain includes AWD and 4WD vehicles and applies from the season opening on June 9 to the last day time of the season on October 7.
The sheltered method of Falls Creek means the road is not usually affected by snow and ice conditions. Generally chains are only fit during or directly after heavy snowfall, and usually limited to the final 5 – 10km. Keep an eye on ice patches nevertheless as these can form with clear conditions, particularly in early morning.
Snow chains could be hired from a number of outlets in Myrtleford and Mt Beauty on the way to Falls Creek. For up to date info on chain fitting position make sure you examine the snow report web page on your way.