For those who prefer their cycling trips at a slower pace with a focus on enjoying the good life along the way, the High Country's rail trails are a great place to start. Choose from over 250 kilometres of popular rail trails taking in the best of the region and get moving.
Journey through diverse and inspiring landscapes, explore quaint villages and savour the finest local produce, handmade beers and crisp cool wines. From handmade cheeses in Milawa and alpine brews in Bright to the sailboats on Lake Eildon and stories from bushranger country, there's no end to what you'll find.
Delve into the Ned Kelly myth in Glenrowan and wander along the historic streetscapes of Beechworth on the Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail. Rub shoulders with echidnas, wallabies and kangaroos on the way to the blue waters of Lake Eildon along the Great Victorian Rail Trail. For a shorter journey to tackle in a single day, hit the High Country Rail Trail and ride around the shore of Lake Hume.
Load the bikes on the train, fill up the car or find plenty of bike hire outlets and cycle tour operators across the region to get you on your way.
Explore Victoria's High Country on a journey along the 134km Great Victorian Rail Trail, the longest continuous rail trail in Australia.
Wander through the beautiful and peaceful Ovens River Valley, enjoying views of the rugged landscape of Mount Buffalo and the Victorian Alps.
Ride along the shore of Victoria's Lake Hume on the High Country Rail Trail, a historic railway line running from Wodonga through to Old Tallangatta.