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nice walk

doesn't take 1.5 hours as advised, more like 45 minutes. medium grade, not easy going up but also... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
MindtheGap1996to2013
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Melbourne
Nothing too strenous

I love this location and it is the most stand-out spot in the area so take the a few minutes of... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Kevin B
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Perth, Australia
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Grampians Road | Grampians National Park, Dunkeld, Victoria 2795, Australia
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

doesn't take 1.5 hours as advised, more like 45 minutes. medium grade, not easy going up but also not too difficult

Thank MindtheGap1996to2013
Reviewed 2 June 2018

I love this location and it is the most stand-out spot in the area so take the a few minutes of your life when in Dunkeld to stretch your legs and suck up the views.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

A gorgeous 30 min walk. Amazing views for the top as well as along the way. Gorgeous well maintained track through beautiful bushland

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Stayed in Dunkeld and wanted a walk in the later afternoon. Was told about bainggug and was glad we gave it a go. Two minute drive from town, although the parking spot was a little hard to find we worked it out. The local tourist...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Recommended by staff at the Royal Mail for easy hiking. Very easy to get to and park at. Beautiful surrounds. And a mostly gentle and short hike to a lovely panoramic view. It wasn’t busy when I walked - which added to the peacefulness.

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Had some time up my sleeve before the wedding started so decided to take this trek as it is only over a couple of k return. Enough car space to park at the bottom and the walking track is easy to follow. Definitely worth it...More

Thank Leigh G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

About short hike about one hour each way with a rocky section about half way up. Heaps of wildflowers in early September and a good view of the country side when you get to the top.

Thank bushw2016
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The Picaninny is a great walk can be approached from two ways one on the Halls gap road and the othe on the Victoria Valley road they are both great and not too long the one from the Victoria Vallyey side is a made path...More

Thank larree2000
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The Picaninny is an easy 2.4km return walk in the Grampians National Park which rewards you with magnificent views of Mount Abrupt and Dunkeld. Go for it!

Thank Weronika H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The perfect introduction to the Grampians, this not-too-strenuous walk offers great views. Although it did make me wish I was fit enough to scale one of the big ones...

Thank Callie S
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