Pyrites Creek Gorge (15.5km)

Lerderderg State Park

Victoria

15.5km

5 hrs

Grade 4

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0 Reviews on “Pyrites Creek Gorge (15.5km)”

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  • It is a great hike and i have done it twice. Last weekend i did the hike and there is pretty much no water, couple of waterholes to slightly detour around and a lot of growth in the creek bed. I feel that the orange arrows are fewer than last year and the GPX map was very useful to detect the turn into the gully out of the creek bed. I also seem to think that the terrain has changed and we did eventually get to the fence line but there is now a very steep fire break from Wobbly Gully (not sure) which lead to the fence from a different direction. Further along the fence line there was a cairn and a path and i think this is where we should have come out to the fence based on the GPX. Easy enough to wing it in this last part and go slightly off the “line”. Just wanted to mention the fire break as it seems like to really obvious path to take. Snakes were out too!

  • Lynda Maddison

    Lynda Katthagen can you ask Bernard if this is where he took us with Andrew please

  • Cheryl Nash

    Linda looks good

  • Breanna McGowan

    Logan Only 5 hours and a 358m elevation. So close to home. I’ll put you down as a yes??????

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