• Walking tours

Victorian Alps with Pack Horses

National Gallery of Victoria, 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank, Victoria, 3006

Park Trek has partnered with Bogong Horseback Adventures to bring you a truly unique tour where you can tick off four out of five of Victoria’s highest mountains, on this one-of-a-kind hiking adventure.

Visit Mount Feathertop, Mount Fainter, Mount Nelse and Mount Bogong, along with some of the oldest Cattlemen’s huts in the High Country.

Hiking with pack stock combines the beauty of pack horses and their ability to carry comfortable camping equipment food and wine through the Alpine environment, allowing hikers to walk with the comfort of a day-pack over a multi-day journey.

Travel with a small group of ten or less, enjoy guided walks each day with experienced guides. Tour includes return group transfer from either Melbourne or Albury, Spring Spur accommodation before and after the expedition, all group camping equipment, all meals as per the itinerary, beer and table wine with evening meal while camping (alcohol own expense at Spring Spur on first and last night) National Park fees, first aid and emergency communications plus a hospital animal and amazing hiking in the Victorian Alps.

Days of operation:
  • Departure dates available from December through to April

Tour highlights:
  • Victorian Alps with pack horses
    Small group of 10 or less Guided walks each day with experienced guides First night and last night accommodation at Spring Spur Homestead Three nights Alpine camping - all camping equipment supplied Beer and table wine with evening meal while camping National Park fees First aid and emergency communications plus a hospital animal Amazing hiking in the Victorian Alps

An eco-certified tour operator with 15 years’ experience, Park Trek offers 21 fully guided multi-day walking tours across 14 amazing destinations throughout Victoria and Australia.

Feel connected and engage with the natural world, switch off from everyday life and walk amongst nature. You don’t need to be super fit, just reasonably active, love the great outdoors and confident walking up to 15 kilometres per day.

All Park Trek Walking Holidays tours are fully inclusive with vehicle transfers, pick up in capital cities, most meals/snacks and guests are fully accommodated in three and a half to four and a half star lodgings.

Tours range in length from three to nine days and interpretive, experienced and mature guides will share their passion and knowledge on local history, wildlife, flora and topography.

Membership:
  • Australian Tourism Export Council
  • The Ecotourism Association of Australia
National Gallery of Victoria, 180 St Kilda Road, Southbank, Victoria, 3006

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