Walking & hiking
The Goldfields is home to a great many walking trails. Wander through tranquil native forests and state parks, marvel at colourful sunsets from stunning lookouts, or explore the region's rich history on a walk through picturesque villages and historic mining country.
Follow scenic trails
Choose from a selection of some of the region's best trails below. For more information and other walking ideas contact the local Visitor Information Centres.
Walk or ride this 200-kilometre trail that connects Ballarat and Bendigo via the scenic villages of Castlemaine, Hepburn, Daylesford and Creswick.