4 Day Walk

ITINERARY 9 (summer - autumn)

A fully serviced, 4-day wilderness walk exploring the Victoria Range.

COST: $995 PER PERSON
Group rates negotiable.
Grade: 4 Medium

The Victoria Range commands the western section of the Grampians National Park.

Join Grampians Personalised Tours & Adventures on a unique walking experience to experience delightful landscapes and rugged scenery. Discover spectacular hidden valleys, waterfalls and vast forests with diverse wildflower understoreys. Delight in a chance meeting with native fauna rarely seen outside the national park.

NB. Some areas on this trek are considered as a sub - alpine environment, therefore the weather can be unpredictable. So please be prepared!

DAY 1

The Grampians Bushwalking Company connects with clients at Halls Gap for transferal to our first campsite situated at Buandik. Day one commences with a visit to a charming waterfall then on to the Billimina Aboriginal Shelter for a glimpse of traditional Aboriginal culture and art work. After dark we experience the Grampians at night, to see at first hand some Grampians nocturnal inhabitants.

  • Vehicle time 2 hours
  • Day walking time 2 hours
  • Night walking time 2 hours
  • Total walking distance 4 km
DAY 2

Our day 2 adventure begins on the western side of the Victoria Range where we set forth into the secluded wilderness to explore remote sandstone abutments and the time eroded Hollow Mountain and Red Cave. Our adventure then takes us further into the range and up to our isolated bush camp, which is struck high in the Victoria Ranges undisturbed rocky woodlands.

  • Vehicle travel 0 hour
  • Day walking time 8 hours
  • Total walking distance 11 km
DAY 3:

Day 3 of this adventure sees us meandering between the Victoria Ranges loftiest peaks. We explore its unique habitats and discover some of the intimate relationships that have evolved between the soils and plants of this fascinating area. We will attain the summit of Mt Thackeray (978 mt), the highest pinnacle in the Victoria Range. On this leg we will also delight in the extensive views encompassing Victoria Valley and the Grampians National Park. We again bush camp high in the Victoria Range.

  • Vehicle travel 0 hour
  • Day walking time 8 hours
  • Total walking distance 11 km
DAY 4

We explore the Western scarp of the Victoria Range through tranquil and sheltered Stringybark ridges and gullies. We pass a lofty rocky wall?s and ascend the Fortress. We then descend through undisturbed valleys to connect with our courtesy vehicle for the return trip to Halls Gap.

  • Vehicle time 2 hours
  • Day walking time 6 hours
  • Total walking distance 8 km 
The Grampians Bushwalking company provides:
  • Professional guiding service
  • Tents
  • Cooking facilities
  • Level 2 First Aid
  • Extensive knowledge of local flora and fauna
What to bring:
  • Your personal bush walking needs are:
  • Day Backpack - min - 40 litre
  • Sleeping bag - 3 season rating
  • Therma rest sleeping mattress
  • Walking boots - strong with good ankle support
  • Suitable long walking pants and or shorts
  • Japara
  • 2 Long sleeved collared shirts
  • Woollen mix socks - several pairs
  • 1 all conditions jacket
  • Gaiters - for off track walking
  • Hat
  • Woollen gloves or mittens - ?optional'
  • Sunscreen
  • Repellent
  • Whistle
  • Pocket knife - optional
  • Camera and rolls of  film - ?essential?!
Around the camp:
  • Sandshoes
  • Tracksuit
  • Toiletries
  • Tee shirts
  • Torch

THE GRAMPIANS BUSHWALKING COMPANY reserves the right to make any changes to trip routes and itineraries, without notice, due to local weather conditions, track access and or unforeseen circumstances.

If you would like more information about our 4 Day Walk, please fill in the form below and our staff will respond as soon as possible.

Alternative Contact details

Mobile: 0429 954 686

Phone: 03 5356 4654

Booking Office:
Main Street, Halls Gap
[ inside newsagencey ]

Postal Address:
PO Box 68,
Halls Gap, Victoria,
3381, Australia