Closure of Wilsons Prom

Wilsons Promontory National Park will be closed from Monday 21 August to the morning of Friday 25 August 2017 due to an annual deer control program. For further information click here

Volunteers Required - Trackwork

Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

26 August 2017 at 9.30am - 16 Volunteers required. Contact David Miller on

Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October


This years' Federation Walk is hosted by Melbourne Bushwalkers - planning is well ahead and bookings open on July 1. For further information follow this link.

Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
Parks Victoria is working with hikers to plan the most scenic walks through the area. Watch this video

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Lake Mountain: Snowy Hill Car Park - Keppel Hut - Gerratys Car Park
Yarra Ranges National Park

2.5/5 rating (16 votes)
  • Walk Length: 16 km
  • Walk duration: 5.5 hours
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Style: One Way
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Lake Mountain: Snowy Hill Car Park - Keppel Hut - Gerratys Car Park

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Day

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Marysville

Walk Area:  North Central Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO: 118 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2007

Walk Details Provided By:  Koonung Bushwalking Club & Diamond Valley Bushwalking Club


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Getting There

Where do we start?:  Snowy Hill Car Park, Lake Mountain

How do we get to the start?: Drive through Healesville to Marysville. Follow the signs from Marysville to Lake Mountain and park at Snowy Hills Car Park. A short car shuffle will be required to Gerratys Car Park.

Further Information

Map: VicMap Marysville – Lake Mountain Outdoor Leisure Map 1:30000

Walk Map:  Grid distance: 1km; Contour Interval: 20m;  Grid North to top.  Copyright State of Victoria, Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE).  Reproduced from Vicmap Juliet South with permission of DSE.

Parks VictoriaYarra Ranges National Park

Note:  There are seasonal road closures in this area.  As at August 2012 the Upper Taggerty Road (Track) was closed.  It is strongly recommended that prospective walkers check the Parks Victoria website and/or contact the local ranger for current information before visiting this park.

Mobile phone coverage information

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