Monthly Archives: February 2017

Hotham Weekend – February 17-19

With accommodation at Wangaratta Ski Lodge at Mount St Bernard for the weekend, 27 members of the Warby Range Bushwalkers had two days of walking in the Mount Hotham area. Saturday’s program offered two walks – a 12km walk encompassing Mount Loch and the Derrick Memorial Hut, and a rather challenging 21km circuit walk, with…

Beechworth Moonlight Walk, February 10

This easy walk (easy that is, apart from the heat) started at Lake Sambell Picnic Area, Beechworth, with the distance planned being about 7.5km (1.5km for the Lake Sambell Circuit, and about 6km on the Rail Trail). Participants numbered 19, including two casual members, plus “Ted” the dog. The weather was ridiculously hot (40+ degrees)…

Sunrise at Sunrise, Warby Range – February 4

The network of routes that form the Sunrise Track are perennial favourites of walkers, with great views of the Ovens-King floodplain, as well as varied, and interesting walking. Sunrise is located on the eastern side of the Warby Ranges (hence the name), and this adventure/social event featured an early start (so as to enjoy the…