Time to escape into nature? Enjoy the fresh air and scenic views of these top trails.
The transition from winter to spring in the vast Australian mountains and forests provides us with some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world. Surrounded by melting snow and ice and the colour, fertility and wonder of native flora and fauna, spring is the perfect time to get back to nature.
Australian spring hiking trails are some of the best in the world. In Victoria alone there are more than 200 trails in over 30 National Parks, ranging from 30-minute walks to 60-day treks. Whether you’re hiking on foot, hitting the bike paths or opting for a scenic horseback ride, there are plenty of trails to suit every springtime adventurer.
Here are some of the most picturesque hiking trails to tackle.
Toolangi State Forest, Victoria
It’s worth it just to see the Kalatha Giant tree, one of the largest in the state. Try tackling the Blue Mountain Ascent to experience some incredible views of the Yarra Valley.