Bright to Harrietville – Great Valley Trail

Great Alpine Road, Harrietville Victoria

  • Trail type: M2M - Murray to Mountains
  • Difficulty: Green
  • Distance: 27 km
Ride Description

The Great Valley Trail is a new family friendly shared cycle trail between Bright and Harrietville. The 27-kilometre trail extends the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail to the base of the Alps.

The gently undulating trail follows the Ovens River and explores the beautiful valley between Bright and Harrietville. The trail is flat and fully sealed, suitable for both road bikes and mountain bikes.

Follow the rail trail from the centre of Bright towards the Tawonga Gap turnoff, where the new trail begins. Wind your way through eucalypts, along the river and through the spectacular valley to arrive in Harrietville where you can find refreshments.

Along the way, you can visit:

- Gunadoo Berries, Smoko
- The Mountain Fresh Trout and Salmon Farm, 5km from Harrietville village
- Alpine Perennials, Harrietville