Trip Leader: Ross Dean
Description: For the past few years Ross has run this iconic trip over Cup Weekend and it is on again in 2017. Starting at Licola and ending at Mt Hotham, this trip presents club members with the opportunity to experience some of the best that the Victorian High Country has to offer. The route travelled and camp sites visited can vary from year to year, depending on weather and other circumstances. Regular places visited include, Mt Wellington, Millers Hut, Wonnangatta River, Talbotville, Blue Rag Track (this is a highlight).
Meet at: The general store in Licola at 9:00 am on the Saturday morning.
Trip Standard: Medium (if wet, can be hard in places)
Equipment: Well maintained vehicle with low range, well shod All Terrain tyres, standard recovery gear (snatch strap, shackles, shovel etc) plus extras. Camping gear and food/water provisions for 3 nights. UHF Radio.
Fuel: full tank ex Licola. Petrol vehicles are advised to carry extra fuel as there is no fuel available at Mt Hotham - next stop is Harrietville. Return trip is generally via Harrietville, Bright, Myrtleford.
Weather: It's Victorian High Country - expect the best or the worst. (Some trips have seen late snow falls).
Limit: 7 vehicles + Ross, due to limited camping site availability.
Contact: Ross Dean for more details: 98873109 or sign up on the website.