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Tracks and trails

Discover Mitchell's tracks and trails

Mitchell Shire has many walking, cycling, and horse riding tracks and trails that cater to all interests and abilities. Whether you want to explore a nature reserve, state park, town centre or sporting ground, each trail brings a new experience.

Some of our favourite tracks and trails are:


Mount Piper Nature Conservation Reserve

Mount Piper Nature Conservation Reserve is located near Broadford and is accessible via Jeffrey's Lane. Mount Piper is a haven for local flora and fauna. It is also home to two exciting walking tracks:

  • Mount Piper Summit Walk
    Distance: 950m
    Duration: 30 minutes
  • Mount Piper Circuit Walk
    Distance: 3.2km
    Duration: 60 minutes

Find out more about Mount Piper Nature Conservation Reserve.

Mount Disappointment

Mount Disappointment State Forest is an hour north of Melbourne and is close to Wandong and Heathcote Junction. Mount Disappointment provides a beautiful haven for wildlife, visitors and associated recreation activities. In this area, you can enjoy bushwalking, horse riding, four-wheel driving and trail bike riding. The Mount Disappointment walking tracks are listed below:

  • Sunday Creek Reservoir Walk
    Distance: 2km
    Duration: 45 minutes
  • Strath Creek Falls Walk
    Distance: 0.5km
    Duration: 15 minutes
  • Summit Walk
    Distance: 3.5km
    Duration: 60 minutes

Find out more about Mount Disappointment here.

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This page was last updated on 17 September 2021.