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Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
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Deer Hunting on Snake Island

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Replacement of Toilet Block - Ritchie's Hut
 
Parks Victoria are currently in the process of replacing the existing toilet at Ritchie's hut.

The works are scheduled between February and April 2017.

There may be no toilet available for use between this period as the old toilet will be decommissioned. Please ensure you walk at least 100 metres from the river or any water way, dig a hole and bury your waste and toilet paper very carefully.

If you have any queries, please contact Parks Victoria, Mansfield on 13 1963.

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Backpack

Backpack walks are pack carrying walks for two or more days duration where walkers are self-sufficient, carrying their own food, shelter and cooking gear.

  • 3.0/5 rating (30 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 21 km
  • Walk duration: 2 days, 11 hours

Beeripmo Walk
Mt Cole State Forest

This walk takes you through a mixture of woodland and lush ferns, waterfalls, moss-covered rocks, weather-beaten outcrops, and stunning views of the surrounding plains and hills.  Stay at Beeripmo Campground overnight.

  • 3.0/5 rating (14 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
    Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Length: 22 km
  • Walk duration: 9 hours

Dibbins Hut Circuit
Alpine National Park

This is a hard, long walk beginning high up with good views and descending to the Cobungra River and Dibbins Hut, which is set in a beautiful flat by the river. The return route goes past the Red Robin Mine. Involves a 650m height gain (and descent).  Alternatively complete the walk as a 2 day backpack (Medium to Hard depending on fitness).  It is essential that you check the Parks Victoria website prior to visiting this area.

Grand Strzelecki Track
  • 3.8/5 rating (12 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
    Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Medium Hard Experienced
  • Walk Length: Various
  • Walk duration: Various

Grand Strzelecki Track
Tarra-Bulga National Park

The Grand Strzelecki covers in excess of 100km of walking and hiking tracks stretching from Morwell National Park to Tarra-Bulga National Park and Balook in a 3 or 4 day hike. Divided into segments, the GST can also be walked in shorter sections, ideal for 1 or 2 day hikes.

Great Dividing Trail
  • 3.2/5 rating (24 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
    Day
    Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Easy Medium Hard Experienced
  • Walk Length: 300km+
  • Walk duration: Various

Great Dividing Trail

Pathway to central Victoria's hidden treasures, from deep gorges and fern-lined rivers to the artefacts and cultural heritage of the greatest gold rush the world has ever seen.

Great Ocean Walk
  • 3.2/5 rating (14 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
    Accommodated walks
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 96km
  • Walk duration: 8 days

Great Ocean Walk
Great Otway National Park

The Great Ocean Walk, on Victoria's spectacular west coast, stretches 96 kms from the idyllic resort town of Apollo Bay, to within sight of the magnificent 12 Apostles.

Great South West Walk
  • 4.2/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
    Day
    Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Easy Medium
  • Walk Length: Various
  • Walk duration: Various

Great South West Walk
Lower Glenelg National Park

The Great South West Walk has been developed as a bushwalking trail suitable for most ages and abilities comprising short 2 hour loop walks, full day walks, or for the intrepid, the whole 250km loop that begins and ends at the Maritime Discovery and Visitor Information Centre in Portland Victoria, Australia.

Langi Ghiran Walk and Overnight Hike
  • 3.5/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 17 km
  • Walk duration: 2 days (12 hours)

Langi Ghiran Walk and Overnight Hike
Langi Ghiran State Park

A 2 day walk that combines a walk in a wild and interesting area with an overnight bush camp in a mountainous park.  Includes a visit to an aboriginal art site. Walkers new to bush camping may wish to take on this walk as a means of gaining experience for longer distance trips and carrying a pack with all your overnight requirements. Low-impact camping with no toilet, washing or cooking facilities. Car shuffle required.

  • 2.8/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Experienced
  • Walk Length: 18 km
  • Walk duration: 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.

  • 2.9/5 rating (7 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
    Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Length: 16 km
  • Walk duration: 6 hours

Mt McLeod
Mount Buffalo National Park

This is a fairly long walk to Mt McLeod, which is on the remote northern end of the Buffalo Plateau overlooking the Ovens Valley. Involves a 300m climb.