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.
Dry Diggings trails most popular The Dry Diggings trail area is probably the most popular walking, riding and running area close to Daylesford. It is immediately accessible from Daylesford and Hepburn village. The area runs from Daylesford in the south, through to the Chocolate Mill in the north and is bordered by Sailors Creek in … More Dry Diggings Trail map
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
Free Daylesford – Hepburn village link trails map Daylesford – Hepburn village on and off road link trails map is the second in a series of free downloadable PDF trail maps to complement the Spa Country Explorer Adventurer trail maps. Download it from the Local free trail maps page
Free Jubilee Lake Trail map Jubilee Lake Trail map is the first of a series of free downloadable PDF trail maps to complement the Spa Country Explorer trail maps. Download it from the Local free trail maps page
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
A circuit of bike/walk trails linking Hepburn Village and Daylesford town. This post describes a circuit that is entirely west of Main Road that links the town and village. Goldfields Track users will prefer these links to the tacky Main Road official route. … More Circuit Trail West linking Daylesford and Hepburn Village
Daylesford, Jubilee, Specimen Hill & Wombat (a.k.a. Lurking on the Lerderderg) IMBA Blue Circuit An IMBA Blue circuit taking in Jubilee Lake, Specimen Hill Dam and Lake Wombat with an optional start/finish out and back between Lake Daylesford and Jubilee Lake. Traverses part of the Great Dividing Trails’ Lerderderg Track not to mention tracks named … More Two Lakes, Two Dams, One Spring
This circuit has been a private favourite for 11 years. To announce the forthcoming summer release of the Daylesford area trail maps, it is now yours also. It will feature on one of those maps. A 6km circuit recreational ride or hill training completely within forest and featuring a 2km downhill. Start/finish at the eponymous … More Up Spout and Down Badger