Few places in Australia offer such a diversity of pristine scenery and hiking options as the Victorian Alps. Striking alpine, sub alpine and stunning temperate forest landscapes make for a mesmerising walk. With breathtaking panoramic views over the alps and surrounding plains almost daily, views like these can only be reached on foot. Take a breath and be filled with the scent of fresh alpine air while the stresses of modern life will be left behind on these stunning alpine hiking trails.
The Great Alpine Walk is a paradise for photographers, wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Highlights include the breathtaking Razorback Ridge to Mt Feathertop – the second highest peak in Victoria. The undulating ridge walk offers panoramic views all the way and is complemented beautifully by the descent through stunning Mountain Ash forest to Harrietville.
The walk from Hotham to Falls Creek via the Cobungra Valley, Derrick Hut and Dibbins Hut is not only epic, but provides a real sense of accomplishment. The historic huts circuit walk will delight history buffs and remote Mt Tabletop is a splendid place to sit and ponder the dramatic beauty of the region.