7 Peaks Ride – Hotham

Mount Hotham Victoria 3741

  • Trail type: 7 Peaks
  • Difficulty: Black
  • Distance: 30 km
Ride Description

Victoria’s 7 Peaks Ride is an at-your-own pace cycling challenge which runs from late October to April every year. This epic road cycling endeavour provides you with the motivation you need to ride up winding mountain roads, around steep turns and past spectacular views, ascending to the seven peaks of Victoria's Alpine Resorts.

This challenging ride commences in the gateway town of Harrietville. The scenic Great Alpine Road is flanked by tall forests in the early part of the ride. Mount Buffalo and Mt Feathertop are landmarks in the endless vistas that greet you at the top.

Distance 30 kilometres
Rise 1,321 metres
Grade Average 4%
Grade Max 18%

Start
Corner of Bon Accord Track and Great Alpine Rd, Harrietville.

Finish
Hotham sign at skier’s tunnel, Great Alpine Rd, Hotham

Water
Transit lounge (tap) Hotham Village and The General Store (purchase or tap).

Shelter
Transit lounge Hotham Village, Corral Car Park.

Mobile coverage
In the village all major providers however Telstra is the best option.