The Buller Huts Trail was a challenging but incredible 96km, 7-day circuit hike through some of the most stunning alpine terrain in Victoria, Australia. With spectacular views from many mountain summits, it has the potential to become a must-do hike for many people.
I must stress, though—this trail is not for the faint of heart. With long days of hiking, steep climbs, and unpredictable weather, the Buller Huts Trail is a true test of endurance and resilience.
But if you’re up for the challenge, the rewards are well worth it. From the moment you step foot on the trail, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking scenery. You’ll hike through snow gum forests, alpine meadows, and rocky outcrops, with stunning views of the surrounding mountains at every turn.
And as you reach each mountain summit, you’ll be treated to even more incredible views. On a clear day, you can see for miles in every direction, with snow-capped peaks stretching as far as the eye can see.
Of course, no hike is complete without its challenges. The Buller Huts Trail is no exception. You’ll need to be prepared for long days of hiking, steep climbs, and unpredictable weather. But don’t let that deter you. With a little planning and preparation, you can have an unforgettable experience on the Buller Huts Trail.
If you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding hike, I hope you find the Buller Huts Trail is the perfect choice for you. Just be sure to be prepared and pack for all conditions, and you’re sure to have an incredible time.
Trip report by Darren Edwards
Date: November 2017
Distance: 96 kilometers
Duration: 7 days
Difficulty: Grade 5 (Challenging)
Weather: Mostly sunny, with some rain, hail, and snow