State Route 172
  Lake Mountain
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Advance Direction Sign eastbound on Marysville - Woods Point Road before Lake Mountain Road.
Taken 1998. Photo courtesy Vicroads.
   
   
 

Designated Names
Name List - Column 1 & 2
Current Route Number (Post 1998)

Column 3

Marysville Road Maroondah Highway, Narbethong - Marysville Road, Marysville C512
Marysville - Woods Point Road Marysville Road, Marysville - Lake Mountain Road, Cambarville C512

Lake Mountain Road

Marysville - Woods Point Road, Cambarville - Lake Mountain Resort, Marysville

C512

Distance

in Kilometres

30

Western Terminus

Maroondah Highway, Narbethong

Eastern Terminus

End of Lake Mountain Road (Lake Mountain Resort), Marysville

Lifespan

1986 - 1998

   
   
  Start Route 172 provided access to winter snow resort of Lake Mountain from the Maroondah Highway at Narbethong via Marysville.The route is entirely single carriageway, with some sharp turns as the route climbs towards Lake Mountain.

The roads between Maroondah Highway and Lake Mountain Road was declared a Main Road (now Arterial), while Lake Mountain Road to the summit village is undeclared, though VicRoads has responsibility of maintaining and managing this section since 1998. In addition, the relevant Alpine Resort Management Board also fund and carry out other works and operational activities on Lake Mountain Road, including snow clearing. [1]

In 1998, SR172 was replaced by C512 along Marysville Road, Marysville - Woods Point Road and Lake Mountain Road.
   
 

Further Reading

C508 - Marysville Road
C512 - Lake Mountain Road

   
  [1]: Vicroads (Roads Corporation); VicRoads Register of Public Roads & Other Information (online); http://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/NR/rdonlyres/9F9DA1B3-2373-493B-85D3-CA1A55D6F18E/0/Otherroads_01072004_v2.pdf; 22/10/2007
   
   
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Advance Direction Sign eastbound on Marysville - Woods Point Road before Lake Mountain Road. Note no SR172 shields.
Taken 1998. Photo courtesy Vicroads.
 

Intersection Direction Sign at Marysville - Woods Point Road / Lake Mountain Road.
Taken 1998. Photo courtesy Vicroads.
 

Intersection Direction Sign at Marysville - Woods Point Road / Lake Mountain Road.
Taken 1998. Photo courtesy Vicroads.
 
   
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