• Length: 12.7km

  • Duration: 5hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Bungal Creek

  • End: Bungal Creek

  • Closest Town: Buangal

  • Location: Bungal State Forest

  • Distance from state capital: 94km

  • State: VIC

  • Latitude: -37.7315346000

  • Longitude: 144.1256965000

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

No Defined Trail

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Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

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Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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The Little Forest is a 12.7km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Bungal State Forest Victoria. The hike should take approximately 5hrs to complete.


The Bungal State Forest is a small pocket of bushland wedged between Bungal Creek and the Moorabool River East Branch. This hike follows an attractive section of the river, grassy flats, ridges and various gold workings.

There are no official foot trails in the forest it is reportedly free of undergrowth and provides enjoyable off-trail navigation.


Total distance: 12671 m
Max elevation: 422 m
Min elevation: 331 m
Total climbing: 306 m
Total descent: -306 m