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Hiking is for Everyone: Four Ways to Hike the Grampians Peaks Trail

25 Aug 2023

If you haven’t heard, hiking is no longer reserved for experienced mountaineers, nor those who prefer lacing up boots to sipping on lattes. No matter your hiking experience, if you’re not planning a trip to the Grampians Peaks Trail this spring, you may be missing out on the adventure of a lifetime.

This unsurpassed trail boasts rugged ridges and awe-inspiring formations, running an expansive 160km through The Grampians (Gariwerd) National Park, with a pathway to cater to every hiking preference.

As industry leaders in all things adventure, Grampians Peaks Walking Company are trailblazing hike experiences along this renowned route, leading the first ever guided overnight- and multi-night hikes through Northern, Central and Southern regions of the Grampians Peaks Trail. From glamping and guided luxury walks to epic expeditions, there’s an adventure tailored to everyone.

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Northern Huts

Embark on the Northern Huts Walk, a 3-day, 2-night escapade traversing the Mount Difficult (Gar) range in the Northern Grampians. More than just a hike, the Northern Huts experience is an immersive adventure with a touch of comfort. Each night is spent at a Signature Hiker Camp, with plenty of time to rest and enjoy a freshly cooked meal with a glass of local wine, before falling asleep under a blanket of stars on a comfortable bed.

Suitable for both novices and experienced hikers, you'll discover seasonal waterfalls, ascend stunning peaks, and return to Halls Gap inspired and recharged. Prices start from $1,850 per person, with some bushwalking experience recommended.

Grampians Lookout

Luxury Walks

Craving a bit of luxury in nature's lap? Luxe Walks are for those who need a little more pampering while conquering the peaks trail. By day, it's pack-free walking, soaking in the wonder. By night, it's private lodgings, local wine, and scrumptious fare. Choose between Northern and Central adventures for different, yet equally breathtaking experiences. The Northern Luxe Guided Walk spans 4 days and 3 nights through the Northern Grampians’ dramatic landscape. The Central Luxe Guided Walk, on the other hand, encompasses iconic landmarks such as Mount Rosea (Bugiga Mirgani), Venus Baths, and the Pinnacle Lookout. There’s nothing more satisfying than a comfortable bed, a hot shower and a glass of wine after a day well-spent exploring. Suitable for most ages 18+ and fitness levels, experiences start from $2,450 per person.

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For the experienced hikers, the Grampians Peaks Trail E2E Expedition awaits. This 13-day fully-guided hiking and on-trail camping experience covers the entire Grampians Peaks Trail. Expert guides will immerse you in iconic views as you hike along the spine of Gariwerd. From Mount Zero (Mura Mura), to the charming Dunkeld, this expedition is an all-encompassing Grampians journey. If you’re looking for a shorter escape, shorter expeditions exploring the Northern, Southern and Central Grampians are also offered by Grampians Peaks Walking Company.

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Hiker Support

For those who crave independence, Grampians Peaks Walking Company has you covered. Hiker Support services aid your self-guided Grampians Peaks Trail exploration, from logistics to gear rentals. Whether it's deciding where to start and finish, sorting out transportation, arranging food drops, or ensuring you have the right gear – consider it handled.

Why Grampians Peaks Walking Company? More than just guides; they’re your partners in discovering, and falling head over heels for, the Grampians Peaks Trail. Locals will lead you through multi-day walking and camping experiences, with a touch of wilderness, and a dash of luxury. Whether you’re planning the next girl’s getaway, a sneaky midweek escape, or daring a solo adventure on the Grampians Peaks Trail, Grampians Peaks Walking Company are full of expert insights to make the Grampians Peaks Trail work for you.

And if hiking's got you hooked and wanting more, look no further than Absolute Outdoors, brought to you by the same knowledgeable team behind Grampians Peaks Walking Trail. With exhilarating activities like rock climbing, abseiling, and canoeing, The Grampians is your playground.

So, whether you're an experienced hiker, or taking your first step onto the trail, the Grampians Peaks Trail welcomes all. Get ready to climb peaks, bask in views, and write your own adventure story amidst this breathtaking landscape. Contact the team at Grampians Peak Walking Co to secure your spot this spring.