Walk Category: Day
Getting There: Car
Nearest Town: Healesville
Walk Area: Central Victoria
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 80 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes but coverage varies by provider
Walk Details Collated: October 2007
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From Melbourne, follow the Maroondah Highway through Ringwood, Lilydale and Coldstream to Healesville (64kms).
From Healesville continue on the Maroondah Highway for 16.5kms passing the Maroondah Dam on the left and Fernshaw Reserve on the right, from where the highway climbs the 'Black Spur'. At the crest turn right (take care of oncoming traffic) into the Dom Dom saddle picnic area car park.
A car shuffle will be required with a car/s to be left at the end point at Natbethong a further 5km along on the Maroondah Highway.
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