McFarlanes Hill

Located an easy drive from the centre of Wodonga, McFarlanes Hill is an excellent place to escape the hustle and bustle. Experience the bush ambience by taking a stroll among rolling hillsides and remnant bushland. The view of Wodonga from the ridge is well worth the 4 km walk along the Ridge Walking Track. 

Features

  • Great scenic qualities and magnificent views
  • Abundant wildlife, birdlife and wildflowers in spring
  • Rolling hillsides and remnant bushland
  • Rocky outcrops and cool, clear streams
  • In spring keep your eye open for greenhood orchids and other popular wildflowers.
  • Size: 2310 hectares
  • Vegetation community: Box-stringy bark open woodlands, some open grassland and remnant Callitris glaucophylla
  • Landform: Rolling hillsides, rocky outcrops, natural gullies
  • Classification: Recreation and conservation
  • Elevation: 442 metres above sea level

Walking trails

  • Ridge Walking Track (4km loop)
  • 20km of mountain bike tracks (refer map)

Start of Ridge Track


Access points (10 mins drive from the centre of Wodonga):

  • Mountain bike park is accessible from the corner of Coyles Road and Felltimber Creek road.
  • McFarlanes 4WD track off Ingrams Road
  • Ridge Walking Track off Felltimber Road.

Things to do

  • Birdwatching
  • Picnicking
  • Short or Long walks
  • Mountain Bike riding
  • Orienteering
  • Photography
  • Bouldering


Facilities

  • Walking Tracks
  • Mountain Bike Tracks
  • Seating
  • Carparking

 

 

McFarlanes Hill