Home to a number of State parks and forests, the shire offers a large variety of walks and hikes for all fitness levels.

To find the perfect park for your next visit, go to our Parks and reserves page where you can search for the best location for your needs.

From a lovely stroll along the Avenue of Honour in Bacchus Marsh to a 10 kilometre hike in Werribee Gorge, there really is something for everyone.

  • Mackenzie’s Flat to Grahams Dam (return) (3km) Easy
  • Blackwood to Sweets Lookout (return) (3.5km) Easy
  • Garden of St Erth at Blackwood:
    • Whipstick Loop (5km) Easy
    • Lerderderg River Walk (8km) Medium
  • Blackwood to O’Brien’s Crossing (return) (22km) Medium
  • O’Brien’s Crossing to:
    • The Tunnel (return) (3km) Easy
    • Cowan Track (return) (14km) Medium
    • Mackenzie’s Flat (20km) Experienced
  • Avenue of Honour River Circuit, Bacchus Marsh (3km) Easy
  • Peppertree Walk, Bacchus Marsh (3km) Easy
  • Werribee Gorge State Park:
    Circuit Walk (10km) Medium-Hard
    • River Walk (3km) Medium
    • Falcons Lookout (3km) Medium
    • Centenary Walk (4km) Medium-Hard
  • Moorabool Falls-Lal Lal Falls (1 hour loop) (5km) Easy

Escape your backyard and plan your walks using www.walkingmaps.com.au/discover

For more information on walks, visit the Parks Victoria website: www.parks.vic.gov.au