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Overnight hiking

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  • Major Mitchell Plateau walking track will be closed Tuesday 16 January, between Mt William and Jimmy Creek due to helicopter operations. at Major Mitchell Plateau, Monday 15 January, 2018
  • The Chatauqua Peak walking track, between Clematis Falls and the peaks saddle track junction, will be closed from Monday 23 October 2017 to early March 2018 to allow for essential Grampians Peaks Trail works. During this period, Chatauqua Peak will remain open via the Bullaces Glen walking track. Works include track upgrades, installation of new drainage, new rock steps and a dry stone wall. at Grampians Peaks Trail, Monday 16 October, 2017
  • The Major Mitchell Plateau is closed between Mt William Summit and Jimmy Creek Campground until March 2018 to facilitate extensive walking track work on the Grampians Peaks Trail. Jimmy Creek Campground remains open during this time. This closure affects First Wannon Hiker Camp and all access for day and overnight bushwalkers. at Major Mitchell Plateau, Friday 15 September, 2017
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Camping
Long walk / Multi day walk

Challenging walks and remote campsites greet overnight hikers in the park. These walks are suitable for fit and energetic walkers, and can involve water crossings, slippery track surfaces, rockhopping and rock scrambling.

Overnight hikers should plan their route according to group ability and carry the correct equipment, including a topographic map and compass / GPS. Do not rely on mobile phones for communication, and carry in fresh drinking water.

For more details about current overnight hiking opportunities and important safety information, see the related publication below.

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