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Mount Thackeray is a 2.5km, grade 3-4 return hike located in Grampians National Park Victoria. The hike should take approximately 1hr to complete.
Mt Thackeray is one of the most spectacular attractions for outdoor lovers keen on discovering the region’s natural gems. Located on the west side of the Grampians National Park, this mountain is a popular hiking spot.
The Mount Thackeray hike covers a range of surfaces, through open forest, mint bush and tea-tree to the base of Mt Thackeray. The track rises over rocks to the summit. 360 degree views of the ranges and surrounding plains.
The Victoria Range Road access track can be rough and is steep. If you have a high clearance vehicle there should be no issue but it would be slow going with a standard car.
About the region
Renowned as the major attraction in the region, the Grampians National Park is a must-visit destination for all travellers, backpackers and day-trippers in Victoria. The spectacular setting of the mountainous landscape boasts a wide array of attractions and activities for visitors to the region.
Max elevation: 962 m
Min elevation: 888 m
Total climbing: 62 m
Total descent: -78 m