Highlands

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BASE CAMP

Olinda

Olinda Reserve 71-73 Olinda-Monbulk Rd, Olinda VIC 3788, Melbourne

16km Medium L-7-5 A walk in the hills and forests of Olinda in the Dandenong Ranges. Some steep climbs and great views.

Leanganook

Castlemaine Fairbairn St, Chewton VIC 3451, Victoria

Leanganook near Castlemaine 13km Medium M-4-5 Two circuits. First circuit is challenging, climbing over trees and granite boulders. Second circuit is easier along the goldfields track among eucalyptus trees and rocks. Amazing views.

Mt Little Joe, Warburton

Warburton Warburton VIC 3799, Victoria

12km Medium M-4-5 Steep uphill from Millgrove into the forest. Steady downhill. Can be slippery.

Balt Camp Circuit

Balt Camp Blakeville VIC 3342, Victoria

14km Medium M-5-5 In the Wombat State Forest near Blackwood.

The Monk, Castlemaine Goldfields

The Monk The Monk Track, Chewton VIC 3451, Victoria

14km Medium M-6-5 Follow Goldfields Track over an open, gradually climbing bush track. We ascend the Monk, the highest point in the Castlemaine area at 459m. Quartz rocks, water races and historical sights.