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Volunteers Required - Trackwork

Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

26 August 2017 at 9.30am - 16 Volunteers required. Contact David Miller on davidmiller3199@gmail.com

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Warburton

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Mt Hotham Huts Walk
Alpine National Park

4.5/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Walk Length: 21 km
  • Walk duration: 8 hours
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Mt Hotham Huts Walk

Walk Summary

Walk Category: Day

Getting There: Car

Nearest Town:  Mt Hotham, Bright

Walk Area: North East Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  381km (via Bright) or 463km (via Omeo)

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Variable

Walk Details Collated:  2012

Walk Details Provided By:  Mt Hotham Resort & CAEX Bushwalking Club

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Getting There

Getting to Mt Hotham:

Option 1:  Follow the Hume Freeway north past Benalla, turning off onto the B500 exit to 'Beechworth/Bright'.  Follow signs to Bright and continue through Bright To Harrietville and eventually Mt Hotham on the Great Alpine Road.

Option 2:  Follow the M1/CityLink/Monash Freeway east towards Gippsland and continue on this road to Bairnsdale.  In Bairnsdale follow signs to Omeo or Great Alpine Road which will take you north to Mt Hotham.

Getting to start of walk from Mt Hotham village:

Walk starts at the Davenport Access Track which is opposite the Tanderra Ski Lodge on the Great Alpine Road.  If done in reverse then the starting point is the Loch Reservoir and Carpark.  Parking is available at both ends of the walk.

Further Information

The bushwalking season for Mt Hotham is from November Cup Weekend to April (and perhaps to mid May depending on the weather).  For the remainder of the year the tracks may be covered by snow and the conditions are generally not be suitable for bushwalking.

Mt Hotham Resort: Resort information, events and accommodation.

Vicmap:  Hardcopy index to topographic maps; online access to 1:30,000 topographic maps

Maps: VicMap 1:50,000 Bogong Alpine Area & Bogong Alpine Area Outdoor Recreation Guide, Spatial Vision Innovations, 2nd editon 2011.

Parks VictoriaAlpine National Park website.  Look for Park Note called 'Alpine NP - walks around walks around Feathertop,
Hotham and Dinner Plain'.

Bureau of Meteorology:  Mt Hotham 7 day forecasts

Mobile phone coverage information

Alpine Shire Visitor Information

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