The first in our series of Great Circuits for Day Hiking and Trail Running Near Melbourne, The Bundy Loop in Kinglake National Park is a favourite for a quick bout of hill training. It’s an 11km circuit through quintessential Australian bushland that includes an invigorating 300 metre climb over 2.4 kilometres.
The first of our series of Epic Circuits for Day Hiking and Trail Running in the Victorian High Country. This route takes in some stunning scenery, including both the picturesque landscape of the Howqua River in the lowlands, and spectacular alpine vistas from on top of the Bluff.
The Australian Alps offer some spectacular routes for day hiking and trail running. Get out there and have fun, but beware, this remote and rugged environment demands respect. Here is a list of some key items of gear to consider for survival in the Alps.