Mt Donna Buang to Dom Dom Saddle (22km)

Distance: 22km Duration: 8hrs Grade: 5 Style: One Way Start/End: Mt Donna Buang / Dom Dom Saddle Closest Town: Warburton Location: Yarra Ranges National Park Latutude: -37.706710 Longitude: 145.681487 Distance from state capital: 90km State: VIC Summary: Set in the Yarra Ranges forest between Warburton & the Black Spur, starting at the top of Mt Donna …

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Mt Stapylton (4.6km)

Distance: 4.6km Duration: 2-3 hours Grade: 4 Start/End: Mt Zero Picnic Area Style: Return Max Elevation: 518m Distance from Melbourne: 285km (3 hours drive) Summary: The Mt Stapylton hike, suitable for fit and energetic walkers, can involve water crossings, slippery track surfaces, rock hopping and rock scrambling and unassisted climbing through wind scoured caverns. Along the way you will enjoy …

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Monda Track (18km)

Distance: 18km Duration: 5-6hrs Grade: 3 Style: Circuit Start/End: Dom Dom Saddle Picnic Ground / Dom Dom Saddle Picnic Ground Closest Town: Healesville Location: Black Range State Forest Distance from state capital: 80km State: VIC Summary: The Monda Track is a very picturesque track following various access roads and tracks, plus firebreaks, through the Black …

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Upper Yarra Goldfields Walk (13km)

Distance: 13km Duration: 4.5 to 5hrs Grade: 3 Style: Circuit Start/End: Little Peninsula Tunnel Carpark (lower) / Little Peninsula Tunnel Carpark (lower) Closest Town: Warburton Location: Yarra Ranges National Park Distance from state capital: 90km State: VIC Summary: This is a highly varied walk that passes through some very pretty areas, great views, plus many …

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Walk into History: High Lead to Powelltown via Reids Tramline (14km)

Distance: 14km Duration: 4-5 hrs Grade: 3 Style: One Way Start/End: High Lead Carpark / Powelltown Closest Town: Powelltown Location: Yarra State Forest Distance from state capital: VIC State: VIC Summary: Another section of the very beautiful Walk into History Hike. As per other sections, it is a very beautiful walk through lush rainforest and …

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Nojee Trestle Bridge (5.5km)

Distance: 5.5km Duration: 1.5 hrs Grade: 1 Style: Return Start/End: Nojee / Noojee Closest Town: Noojee Location: Yarra State Forest Distance from state capital: 125km State: VIC Summary: This is a simple and short walk, but is well worth doing as the area is pretty plus the Trestle Bridge is quite impressive and worth a …

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Walk into History: Ada to Starlings Gap via New Ada Mill (16km)

Distance: 16km Duration: 5 hrs Grade: 3 Style: One Way Start/End: Ada Picnic Area / Starlings Gap Closest Town: Warburton Location: Yarra State Forest State: VIC Summary: This is a very beautiful hike that passes the Ada Tree. One of the largest trees in Australia, at 76 metres high. It passes through some very beautiful …

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Reids Tramline (6km)

Distance: 6km Duration: 2hrs Grade: 2 Style: Circuit Start/End: Reids Tramline Carpark, Powelltown / Reids Tramline Carpark, Powelltown Closest Town: Powelltown Location: Yarra State Forest State: VIC Summary: This short, but very beautiful, hike passes initially through Powelltown and then the very beautiful and lush rainforest in the area. The loop follows the creek and …

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Valley and Eagle Nest Loop (7.5km)

Distance: 7km Duration: 2 hours Grade: 3 Style: Circuit Start/End: Valley Picnic Ground / Valley Picnic ground Closest Town: Olinda Location: Dandenong Ranges National Park Distance from state capital: 50km State: VIC Summary: The Valley and Eagle Nest Loop is a superb walk on well-maintained tracks through the lush forest. Situated in the newest section of the Dandenong …

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Howitt and Helicopter Spur (27km)

Distance: 27km Duration: 2 days Start/End: Upper Howqua Grade: Difficult Style: Circuit Max elevation: 1742m Closest Town: Mansfield, 65km Distance from Melbourne: 246km Summary: This spectacular Howitt and Helicopter Spur alpine hike visits both Mt Magdala and Mt Howitt traversing one of the best sections of the long-distance Australian Alps Walking Track. Helicopter Spur, the route …

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