Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail
Wangaratta, Bright, Rutherglen, Milawa, Beechworth, Myrtleford, Wandiligong
Make your way to the Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail and discover why it's considered one of the best of its kind in Australia. Meander along the 107 kilometres of bitumen-sealed track, well suited to both cycling and walking. Take in the diverse countryside of the North East Victorian Alps on a ride that follows a gentle gradient making it perfect for all ages and fitness levels.
Cycle through pine forests and natural bushland, through valleys nestled among some of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Australia. Visit the townships of Wangaratta, Beechworth, Myrtleford, Porepunkah and Bright, Rutherglen, Wahgunyah and most recently Wangaratta and Milawa – all offering their own unique character, history and style.
On the table
Sample the region's food and wine at wineries, breweries, restaurants and pubs, learn about the ways of the old pioneers as you pass by old tobacco kilns, gold rush architecture, and the iconic sites of Ned Kelly country.
Begin your journey at Bright, Myrtleford, Beechworth, Wangaratta, Wahgunyah, Wandiligong or from many old station sites. Bicycle hire is available at all of these towns.
For more information head to murraytomountains.com.au
Start: Optional starting points available