Ritchie’s Hut

Brocks Road ,Via 8 Mile Flat Howqua Hills 3723 MAP
Half Day Walks
Category
12 kms
Distance
5 hours
Est. Time
Grade 3
Grade
Return
Style
Historic Walks Nature Walks
Type

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.