Victoria’s 7 Peaks Ride is an at-your-own pace cycling challenge which run from late October to April. Taking you up winding mountain roads, around steep turns and past spectacular views right to the top of seven Victorian Alpine Resorts. By registering via the 7 Peaks app and completing at least one peak you will go in the draw to win a European cycling holiday.
This ever-popular ride is a balance of steep gradients, sharp corners and breathtaking views. The Mount Buffalo National Park landscape is truly unique with imposing granite tors, towering cliffs, waterfalls, snowgums and wildflowers. After completing the ride at the official finish below the Chalet stairs, the spectacular gorge is a must see.
Distance: 20.4 kilometres
Rise: 1,015 metres
Grade Average: 5 per cent
Grade Max: 11 per cent
Start: Eurobin Creek Picnic Area (Mt Buffalo National Park Entrance), Mt Buffalo Rd, Porepunkah
Finish: Mount Buffalo Chalet Stairs, (follow the signs to Mount Buffalo Chalet)
Water: The Gorge day visitor area
Shelter: Stone shelters at The Gorge day visitor area and Lake Catani Camping Area
Mobile coverage: Excellent coverage mountain wide with very few black spots
Paper Passport Stamping Station: Gorge Coffee Shop and Parks Vic Office