Feel the exhilaration that altitude brings in the Great Alpine Road region.
Enjoy the scenic mountain views by car and connect with the incredible things to do.
Many tours through National Parks, Historic Gold Sites or wine and food trails in the area are self guided, but local tour operators can unlock the door to the High Country.
ACTIVITIES HIGH COUNTRY REGION
From wildflower walks to down hill skiing, there is something for everyone in the Great Alpine region. Get your 4WD out of first gear and explore some of the most beautiful alpine areas in Australia.
Rivers here can be exciting or relaxing, so choose wild or tame. Book your journey with a company who has been offering trips on the Mighty Mitta River for over 30 years, Rafting Australia.
Visit in August and experience the Snow Dogs at Dinner Plain, or visit Spring - Autumn, take a ride with the snow dogs through the High Country Bush with Howling Huskies.
Saddle up and gallop off into the sunset once the winter snows have melted with Packers horse riding.
Lace up your hiking boots and follow the marked tracks through the Alpine National Park or State Forests.
Tie a fly and cast a line for the beautiful rainbow or brown trout. The area is famous for this.
Chat to a high altitude wine maker or olive grower and sample their wares.
Or simply sit and check out the coffee, and shopping in Omeo, Homewares, Cuckoo Clock, Op Shopping and many more.
Cycle to great destinations or get an adrenalin rush on a mountain bike manoeuvring over bush trails.
There are the beautiful Oriental Claims area for exploring, or the local swimming hole if it gets a bit warm.
Then there is the Omeo Historic Park with its 5 heritage listed buildings including the old Log Lock Up.
Come talk to Jeff for an afternoon of history.