This 13.9km rural and forest ride is easily accessible from Daylesford or Hepburn Springs by bike or vehicle. The Goldfields Track Guide or the Dry Diggings map show the Dry Diggings Track from Daylesford and Hepburn Springs via Sawpit Gully Rd. Or use What3Words ///darken.disguising.mealtime Forest roads and 4WD track. Suitable for mtb, sturdy hybrids, … More Limestone Track Circuit
This 27.3k circuit starts off the A300 Midland Highway N of Daylesford at the Guildford General Store / Guildford Family Hotel on Fryers St east. It takes you through a village, farmland, forest and is a very pleasant ride though somewhat hilly until the return leg. NOTE: 22 December 2021, this ride has been updated … More Tarilta Gold Circuit
The U3A Bushwalking group has just released online a number of trail maps for this area. Maps for some of those were prepared by myself. These are in or adjacent to Daylesford, Hepburn plus one in Glenlyon. And check out the Glenlyon Biolink Walk map. Plus our previous post re Cornish Hill adventure walking.
Walks, bike rides and trail runs are activities that can be done while easily adhering to social distancing requirements … More Try ‘Social Distance’ Friendly Activities Outdoors
A 38km infinitely variable bush off-road ride, mainly 4WD tracks with some single track. … More Malmsbury – Castlemaine via the Bush
With a Spa Country Explorer map, explore the local and bush trails in and around Daylesford, Hepburn village and Wombat Forest … More Riding based at Daylesford or Hepburn Springs?
Perhaps the most challenging of the Great Dividing Trails for riding. We report on it condition after its recent reopening. … More Lerderderg Track: Daylesford towards Blackwood
Why map and compass skills still have a place in this age of GPSrs. … More The Lost Art of Navigation
A 20km, one way, mixed road ticket with a relaxing finish at the Store or the mineral spring. … More Glenluce to Glenlyon via Goldfields Track
Another bike and walk link circuit between Hepburn Village and Daylesford town. Off road plus on road cycle lane when necessary. 8km of very pleasant stream and forest with enviable bush housing, the famous spa and mineral springs plus gold rush mining history. … More West Meets East : Daylesford to Hepburn Village