Walks, Trails and Hiking

A life lived outside…

Take in the natural beauty of the High Country and discover mountains and rivers, lush fertile valleys and never ending views. In Bright and surrounds there is a walk to suit all levels of fitness.  A leisurely stroll along the Ovens River or a challenging hike up Mt Buffalo and then back to BIG4 Bright to relax and unwind!

Canyon Trail

From BIG4 Bright, turn left and head towards Howitt Park then onto the Star Road bridge to start. Canyon Trail takes you past a small canyon carved by the Ovens River and water races dug by early miners. The northern side has steep steps and may difficult for people with limited mobility. The southern side has a sealed section to Canyon Lane and is pram and wheelchair friendly.

4.9 km – approximately 1.5 hours return or 2.5 km – approximately 45 minutes return

Cherry Walk

From BIG4 Bright, turn right and head along the walking track. A picturesque stroll along the Ovens River taking you past some local, favourite swimming holes, Jenvey’s and Jack’s. Read all about local wildlife and families with interpretive signage along the way.

5 km – approximately 1.5 hours return

Click here for further information about walks and trails in and around Bright.