beckworth
  • Length: 8.5km

  • Duration: 3hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: The Dam carpark

  • End: The Dam carpark

  • Closest Town: Clunes

  • Location: Mount Beckworth Scenic Reserve

  • Distance from state capital: 152km

  • State: VIC

  • Latitude: -37.3061207402

  • Longitude: 143.7237878184

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

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Camping Available

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Trail Features

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River Crossings

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Mount Beckworth – Northern Section is a 8.5km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Mount Beckworth Scenic Reserve Victoria. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.

Summary

A lone pine tree stands as a sentinel crowning this picturesque granite outcrop, a sanctuary for native plants and animals. Mount Beckworth Scenic Reserve offers magnificent views and a rich variety of spring wildflowers.

The best way to enjoy the Mount Beckworth – Northern Section is on foot. A network of tracks links all major features within the reserve. The walk to the summit is rewarded with breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.

Getting there

Mount Beckworth Scenic Reserve is 8 km west of Clunes and 35 km north of Ballarat.

 

Total distance: 8523 m
Max elevation: 626 m
Min elevation: 345 m
Total climbing: 343 m
Total descent: -350 m
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