Great South West Walk


  1. Name Great South West Walk (GSWW)
  2. Length of trail 224 km, 139 miles
  3. Length in days 16 days
  4. Start of trail Portland
  5. End of trail Nelson
  6. Traildino grading MW, Moderate walk, backpacking trail
  7. Hut tour grading T1, Walk

Great South West Walk - by Bede

224 km, 16 days

They call it 'nature's own symphony in four movements'. The four natural environments being the forest, the pristine river, the white sandy bays and the rugged capes. The trail loops 224-247 km (depending on whether you take any ferries) between Portland and Nelson, West of Melbourne, southern tip of Victoria. There are 16 camp sites, 10-20 km apart. The trail is an easy hike for most.

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Great South West Walk, 10km
Great South West Walk, 239km


Great South West Walk


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