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Australia's premier rail trail offers more than 100km of scenic, sealed, off-road bike trail in North East Victoria. Starting in Wangaratta, the rail trail connects culinary villages including Milawa, Beechworth, Rutherglen, Bright and Myrtleford...more
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Parfitt Road | Apex Park, Wangaratta, Victoria 3676, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An enjoyable family riding holiday along the old rail line. We loved the downhill ride out of Beechworth, the green farms, the wineries and scenic hills surrounding the valley. The ride was on sealed paths the whole way and a great family experience

Thank h0ffy5
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This trail is actually a series of connected cycle paths, linking existing (in the case of Wangaratta) and former railway stations in north east Victoria. All trails are sealed. A cyclist can choose a short circuit from Wangaratta to Oxley and Milawa, or longer route...More

Thank ahtwitt
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Some friends and I completed the rail trail from Beechworth to Wangaratta over 2 days. It was an excellent trip and well worth the effort. If you don't like hills then go Beechworth to Everton on the first day (downhill) and Everton to Wangaratta (mostly...More

Thank Joolay
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous ride for anyone to do, by yourself, in a group, couples or families. Most of the ride is flat with some gradual rises in some places and, best of all, it is sealed all the way. Bring your own bike or hire...More

1  Thank Glenda G
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Had a lovely ride from Everton to Beechworth and return on the Easter long weekend. It is up hill along most of the 16 km to Beechworth but the gradient is not too steep and it is easy to roll back later in the day....More

Thank Multimuffin
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The scenery is great, the trail is well signposted, safe and easy riding. A group of five riders did Wangaratta-Beechworth, Myrtleford-Bright and enjoyed every bit of it.

1  Thank Patrick_Keogh
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Fantastic Rail trail. If you are feeling lazy, the trail from Beechworth to Everton, then to Wangaratta is basically downhill. Make sure you have a ride back to Beechworth though as its quite a climb to get back home!

Thank 452markf
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Some friends rode from Everton station to Gapsted Winery and found this a pleasant trail. It is a bit uphill as it gets closer to Gapsted but worth it for the view, food and wine there. We walked some of the trail on a number...More

Thank Melaine2222
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Easy cycling well maintained trail. Lots of helpful friendly locals and so many interesting places to visit. Superb eateries/wineries to spend time in. Give yourself plenty of time to enjoy this at leisure

Thank Maryanne621
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Easy and superbly sceanic. Signage abit lacking in places - especially on return into Wangaratta. The names of some attractions on the route could also have been improved on signs - very small printing on a bigger sign which was all about pathway etiquette meant...More

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Tanya N
26 July 2018|
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Response from Joolay | Reviewed this property |
Oops sorry. We stayed at different areas and met at the Beechworth part. We parked at both Beechworth and Everton and then taxied back to pick up cars etc. As we needed the trailer to collect the bikes. The 2nd day we... More
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CJKing1
1 October 2017|
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Response from Ruth D | Reviewed this property |
I liked the way we did it, Wangaratta to Bright, as you do the nicest section last. We went via Milawa, having driven to Beechworth for some cycling around there on a separate day. We did it in two days, staying a night in... More
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Croquet_King
20 June 2017|
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Response from Jude D | Reviewed this property |
Sounds good! I agree with the other comments regarding clothing, it will be very chilly at that time and possibly a bit windy too. You are in snow country the closer you get to Bright so layers are a must, warm gloves... More
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