Major Mitchel Plateau Trail Grampians NP

Level:

Advanced

Distance:

40 KM

Duration:

3 Days

Location:

Grampians Rd, Pomonal VIC 3381, Australia

About this hike

If you have been hiking for a while and looking for your next challenge, then the Grampians National Park could be it, with absolutely stunning views and beautiful winding trails it is the perfect place to take your hiking skills to the next level.

Major Mitchel Plateau Trail Grampians NP

Image: Josh Welch

Track Overview

3 Days, 2 Nights - 40KM


Day One - Sheep Hills Carpark to First Wannon Hikers Camp (12KM)


On this day you will start at sheep hills carpark and hike up Mount William which is then followed by a walk along part of the plateau towards your campsite, first wannon hikers camp. Note that this campsite must be booked.



Day Two - First Wannon Hikers Camp to Jimmy Creek Campground (13KM)


After carrying along the plateau for several kilometres you will then make your decent down the mountain and camp at Jimmy Creek Campground. Note this campsite must be booked.



Day Three - Jimmy Creek Campground to Sheep Hills Carpark (15KM)


Following parallel to the road that runs through the park you will be met with a day of walking along dirt 4-Wheel Drive tracks and up some small hills until you reach the carpark where you started.


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