Nestled amongst the mountains and on the banks of the Howqua River, Ritchie's Hut is located in the Alpine National Park and can only be accessed by walking trail.
Follow either the High Track or Low Track along the Howqua River from Eight Mile Flat to Ritchie's Hut. The low track involves multiple river crossings to travers along the track. Delightful mountain river scenery and fishing with free camping areas riverside. Eight Mile Flat subject to seasonal closures June - November, however walk can be commenced at Seven Mile Flat during seasonal road closures. No mobile service in this area.