Sitting on the edge of the Warby Ranges National Park, the vibrant regional centre of Wangaratta is the ideal base for a weekend of road riding. Starting with a 30km beginner's ride up and ending with the 98km Lake Rowan / Taminick expert loop, the varied rides will take you through some classic country villages and iconic Australian scenery.
KING VALLEY ROAD RIDES
Take your pick with beginner, intermediate and advanced rides on offer. The roads vary from long and flat, to sharp and windy depending on your chosen route. Don't miss the gentle Cheshunt Cruise ride to Lake William Hovell or the infamous Strade Nero, a ride for the serious road warriors.
MURRAY TO MOUNTAINS RAIL TRAIL
The Murray to Mountains Rail Trail is the perfect way to discover the diverse and ever-changing landscape of North East Victoria – from natural bushland to verdant farmland, delightfully unexpected hidden valleys and some of Australia’s most spectacular mountain ranges. Wangaratta is one of the most popular starting points of the trail, head out to explore the beauty and bounty of the High Country.
RIDES AND TRAILS
STAY, SEE and DO
Ride High Country Preferred Businesses
Listings with the orange bike logo are Ride High Country Preferred businesses. From bike pumps, secure parking and water stations to eager staff armed with maps, information and local tips, they love bikes as much as you and will make sure your High Country cycling adventure is a fantastic experience.