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High Country Riding

Explore Victoria’s High Country by riding the rail trails, mountain paths and roads across the spring, summer and autumn seasons. All riding seasons are about #doubleblackmoments.

The Experience

The Great Victorian Rail Trail

Located in the foothills of the Victoria Alps and one of Australia’s longest continuous rail trails, the trail winds 134 kilometres from Tallarook to Mansfield via, Trawool, Yea, Yarck and Bonnie Doon with a branch line from Cathkin to Alexandra. This easily accessible, varied and unique rail trail offers proximity to heritage classified rivers, majestic valleys, lakes and mountains.

Mt Buller Mountain Trails and Roads

Unique among mountain biking trails in Australia, Mt Buller offers both world class cross-country, road and gravity trails in the stunning surrounds of the Australian Alps. Offering something for every level rider, Mt Buller’s trail and road network varies from 16km uphill road climb to the 46KM descending cross-country trail, the Australian Alpine Epic to family friendly Village access trail loops.

Mt Buller Mountain Trails and Roads

Unique among mountain biking trails in Australia, Mt Buller offers both world class cross-country, road and gravity trails in the stunning surrounds of the Australian Alps. Offering something for every level rider, Mt Buller’s trail and road network varies from 16km uphill road climb to the 46KM descending cross-country trail, the Australian Alpine Epic to family friendly Village access trail loops.

High Country Towns and Villages

Towns and villages of the High Country offer unique experiences and places to stay and explore, including a range of accommodation options, regional food and wine as well as historic landmarks and buildings, art galleries, museums, shopping and markets.
High Country Riding Moments

What we offer

Accommodation 
- Mt Buller

Stay on Mt Buller after a long day of riding. Our self-contained apartment offers a warm and welcoming stay ideal for couples, families or small groups. Thoughtfully presented, enjoy views across to the Village with easy access down onto the Epic Trail directly from the apartment.

Accommodation 
- Rail Trail

Along the trail, stay in townships which are as much a part of the experience as the riding itself. Enjoy unique stays in B&B’s, country-style hotels and lodgings or under the stars. Our experienced team can assist with locating and booking accommodation on the trail that matches your preferences.

Transfers

Whether journeying along the GVRT from town to town or exploring Mt Buller’s trails and needing a transfer home, the team at Double Black Alpine are here to make your experience a great one.

Our transfer services offer passenger, bicycle and/or luggage transfers along the GVRT or around the Mt Buller area. Catering for individuals, couples and small groups of up to 12; same-day or multi-day experiences. For larger groups of 13-16 passengers and bicycles, please contact us to discuss further.

We have a modern fleet of vehicles fitted out with comfort and convenience in mind for you and your bikes. Our service, vehicles and drivers are accredited with CPV Victoria and are experienced driving in rural and alpine conditions. Drivers hold current Working with Children Checks and First Aid Training (incl. CPR).

Bicycle Hire

We are partnered with the team from All Terrain Cycles operating from Mansfield and Mt Buller. Their bike fleets are modern, well maintained and comfortable, with reliability and practicality in mind. Allow us to book the right bicycle and equipment for you, as well as assist with getting what you need to where you are.