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Lovely vista

Although i found the signage to this lookout a bit lacking, once I got there via the bumpy trail, I... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Nice easy walk with a good view

Mount Ida lookout is a nice short walk that would suit people of all ages. There are no amenities... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Woodend, Australia
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11 Mar 2018
“Lovely vista”
16 Jan 2017
“Nice easy walk with a good view”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Northern Highway | turn onto Mt Ida Road follow around to the right almost 4klm, Heathcote, Victoria 3523, Australia
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Although i found the signage to this lookout a bit lacking, once I got there via the bumpy trail, I was very happy. A little bit of a steep walk, a few lovely clear viewpoints as I ascended, and once at the top spectacular views...More

Thank Joms1365
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Mount Ida lookout is a nice short walk that would suit people of all ages. There are no amenities at the lookout so be sure to have water and an empty bladder when you go! There is a picnic table. The first part of the...More

Thank DrBronsterMonster
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We did this walk [ 12kms ] starting from the Dargile Picnic Ground.There is a steady climb to the summit and a very steep rocky track to descend on the way back to Rodney Track. The easy way is to drive from the Northern Highway....More

2  Thank Beaumaris32
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Mt Ida lookout is just out of heathcote and a 3.5Km drive up a dirt track to the summit. The road is quite good and a\can be transversed in a two wheel drive vehicle. The day I visited there was a grader and roller working...More

1  Thank MalDann
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Really great views of the surroundings. I'm really impressed that we have this in our country and to see the Eagles flying around,really peaceful.

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Mt Ida lookout gives you view over the McIvor Ranges, Graytown National Park, Ironbark forest and some Heathcote’s best vineyards. Its free and is the ideal location to stop for a break on a long drive and let the kids stretch their legs.

Thank bat202
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