a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z #

Listings starting with M

  • 3.7/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Day
  • Easy
  • 7 - 8 km
  • 3.5 hours

Mount Buffalo View Point

Mount Buffalo National Park

An easy but interesting walk with a mixture of interest including lovely tracks, the underground river and a great view over the Buckland Valley.  180m gradual climb.

  • 3.4/5 rating (32 votes)
  • Day
  • Hard
  • 21 km
  • 8 hours

Mount Feathertop

Alpine National Park

This is one of the best alpine walks in Victoria with fantastic views over the Alpine National Park.  150m climb en-route plus 200m climb to summit.  The Mt Hotham area was affected by bushfires in February 2013 and it is essential that you visit the Parks Victoria website prior to visiting the area.

  • 1.9/5 rating (10 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 12 km
  • 4.5 hours

Mount Sugarloaf - Antimony Mine Circuit

Lerderderg State Park

This walk starts with the ascent and descent of Mt Sugarloaf. After that a pretty creek is followed to the site of an old antimony mine, where there are lots of mining artefacts to explore.

  • 3.3/5 rating (7 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 12 km
  • 3 - 4 hours

Mount Tabletop

Alpine National Park

This is a lovely high plain walk to Mount Tabletop where there is a steep cliff below and wonderful views. The walk involves a 200m climb outward bound and 180m climb on the return section. 

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 12 km
  • 3.5 hrs

Mr Hunts Chimney

Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park

A circuit walk in the southern area of the Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. Part of the walk follows Sebastopol Creek before joining the Great Dividing Trail, which follows a water race in some places and passes through open woodlands of coppiced box-ironbark eucalypt. See old diggings and interesting ruins of the goldmining era, including fine remnants of stonework built by miners for shoring up the banks of Browns Gully. An off-track side trip is taken to visit Mr Hunts Chimney and two examples of deep unfenced mine shafts.

  • 3.0/5 rating (7 votes)
  • Short
  • Very Easy
  • 8 km
  • 2.5 hours

Mt Blackwood - Lohs Lane

Lerderderg State Park

This walk includes some of the delights of Lerderderg, but with none of the steep climbs. Highlights are the extensive views to Melbourne, the You Yangs, surrounding farmland and into the gorge from Mt Blackwood; old growth manna gums; wildflowers; and picturesque old farm buildings/equipment.  Bring your camera.

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Day
  • Hard
  • 12 km
  • 7 hours

Mt Blackwood – Long Point

Lerderderg State Park

Get views of the surrounding area from near Mt Blackwood and then walk down
into the Lerderderg Gorge near the Lerderderg Weir.

  • 3.2/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 10 km
  • 5 hours

Mt Buangor

Mount Buangor State Park

A steep uphill climb past waterfalls, through eucalyptus forest to the sub alpine vegetation at the top of Mt Buangor. There is good chance of seeing eagles, fern filled gullies and extensive views of the western plains past Langi Ghiran. The endemic Mt Cole Grevillea may be flowering.

  • 2.8/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Backpack
  • Experienced
  • 18 km
  • 2 days

Mt Cole Overnight Walk

Mt Cole State Forest

Traversing North to South through Mt. Cole State Forest and Mt. Buangor State Park, walkers will have the opportunity to visit Mt. Cole Reservoir, climb the highest peak on the plateau Mt. Buangor (990m), marvel at Mugwamp hut and relax at Fern Tree Waterfalls. A hard 2 day walk.

  • 3.0/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 9 km
  • 4 hours

Mt Dunn and Macs Point

Mount Buffalo National Park

This is an excellent walk with lots of variety and two viewpoints.  Climb 150m gradually plus 100m steeply up Mt Dunn.

  • 3.7/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 10 km
  • 5 hours

Mt Dunn Circuit

Mount Buffalo National Park

A longer circuit walk in the reservoir area, along very nice foot-tracks with two viewpoints en-route. Involves 200m height gain with optional extra 100m to top of Mt Dunn.

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Day
  • Medium
  • 11 km
  • 3.0 hrs

Mt Franklin to Jim Crow Creek

Mt Franklin Reserve

From the top of Mount Franklin to Jim Crow Creek near Franklinford, traverses and interprets much of the former Mt Franklin Aboriginal Protectorate (1842-9), one of the best-documented (but not publicly recognized) sites of early Aboriginal contact in south-eastern Australia. The first and final parts of the walk include a walk around the Mount Franklin crater rim, and Clarkes Pool, on a billabong on Jim Crow Creek. Requires a car shuffle.

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Day
  • Experienced
  • 14.5 km
  • 5.0 hrs

Mt Hope

Wombat State Forest

The walk covers an area rich in wildflowers (springtime), as well as forest timber. Old gold prospecting activity is in evidence in the area. The walk is significantly off-track over some steep hills and 4WD tracks. The final part of the walk along the early stages of the Werribee River is very picturesque.

  • 4.5/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Day
  • Hard
  • 21 km
  • 8 hours

Mt Hotham Huts Walk

Alpine National Park

The Huts Walk links three of Hotham's significant historic huts, each which represent an important role which led to the development of Hotham Alpine Resort. These iconic huts include Spargo's (gold mining), Derrick Hut (ski touring), and Silver Brumby Hut (representative of cattle grazing and as used in the film Silver Brumby). Walk involves some steep climbs and descents.  

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Day
  • Easy Medium
  • 8 km or 16 km
  • 3 - 4 hours or 6 - 8 hours

Mt Hotham Self Guided Eco Walk

Alpine National Park

This walk visits areas of environmental significance for flora and fauna within the resort including a section of the Australian Alps Walking Track and finishes at Derrick's Hut. Return to Hotham Village along to same route to Loch Reservoir and via the Great Alpine Road. The walk can be shortened at any point and you will need to organise a pick up or leave a car at the Loch carpark if you are not doing the full return journey.  

<<  1 [23  >>  

Looking for something?

Current Campaigns

Bushwalking Victoria's advocacy efforts aim to proactively influence decisions that impact on bushwalking and bushwalkers in Victoria, by engaging with key decision makers and land managers such as Parks Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)to ensure that bushwalking issues and opportunities are understood and considered when policies and decisions are made that impact on the bushwalking community in Victoria.

Below is a list of campaigns that we encourage you to join:

 


See all campaigns >

twitter

Stay Connected