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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Mt Loch and Spargo Hut
Alpine National Park

2.8/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Walk Length: 7 km or 12.5 km
  • Walk duration: 2.5 hours or 6 hours
  • Walk Grade: Easy Medium
  • Walk Style: Return
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Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short, Day

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Mt Hotham or Bright

Walk Area:  North East Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  379 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but patchy and coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2006

Walk Details Provided By: Benalla Bushwalking Club, Border Bushwalking Club, Wangaratta Out and About & Warby Range Bushwalkers

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Getting There

Drive to Bright via the Hume Highway, Wangaratta, Myrtleford and Bright.  Continue on the Great Alpine Road via Harrietville and stop just one kilometre short of the Mount Hotham Village. Park at Mount Loch car park.

Further Information

Recommended Map: VicMap Maps: Feathertop 8324-3-2; scale 1:25 000 or Bogong Alpine Area 1:50 000

Parks Victoria:  Alpine National Park

Parks Victoria Park Note - Walks around Feathertop

There are seasonal road closures in the Alpine National Park.  Please check Parks Victoria website for latest information.

Mobile phone coverage information

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