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Bungalow Spur Hiking Trail

Feathertop Track, Harrietville, Victoria, Australia
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Great walk

We did the walk in March 2018. Mt Hotham is about 180km from Bairnsdale (3 hours travel - windy... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Servaise
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Bairnsdale, Australia
First-time hiker - will do it again

I hiked up Bungalow Spur trail with about 18kg of pack (along with 4 others). My preparation wasn't... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
anthonyurl
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Melbourne, Australia
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22 Mar 2018
“Great walk”
27 Feb 2017
“First-time hiker - will do it again”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Feathertop Track, Harrietville, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We did the walk in March 2018. Mt Hotham is about 180km from Bairnsdale (3 hours travel - windy road) The start point is 2.9 km from Mt Hotham (towards Harrietville) and clearly marked. Ample parking along the road available. We left the car overnight...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I hiked up Bungalow Spur trail with about 18kg of pack (along with 4 others). My preparation wasn't extensive enough and that's a lesson learned. The track is fantastic, with beautiful scenery. As someone else wrote, it changes all the way, so you can go...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

The Bungalow Spur is my favourite route up Feathertop. Goes up a long way, but not particularly steep except near the end. Because of the elevation change it goes through a lot of varied scenery, with the views from the top particularly good. Highly recommended

2  Thank Jon M
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It takes a few hours of uphill walk but after 3-4 hours you'll arrive at Federation Hut where you can pitch a tent, have a break before heading to the summit. The trail is popular in summer for both people staying overnight up there or...More

1  Thank Tom L
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Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Fantastic walk - great exercise with breath taking views & the views from the spur of the surrounding valley left us speechless

1  Thank Simon R
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

This trail, with an elevation gain of around 1000m takes you to Federation Hut above the Snowline which is a hikers campground with outstanding views. Further hiking access is available across alpine country that is covered by snow from June-October. If starting early the walk...More

1  Thank cottonwood2015
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