Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail, Lilydale

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Walk, cycle, or ride a horse on Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail, which runs for 39 km (24 mi) along the historic Warburton railway line. This popular recreation trail takes adventure seekers and nature lovers across the verdant Yarra Valley, through a number of vineyards, farms, and forests. Along the way you can discover the region’s diverse flora and fauna, cross several repaired old bridges, and stop at landmark station platforms. For a history lesson and a short break from your exercise, stop at the Upper Yarra Museum, located inside a former railway station built in 1882. The trail is a popular weekend activity for local families, with gentle inclines that can be easily conquered by adventurers of all ages and fitness levels. To visit Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail and get the most from your holiday in Lilydale, create itinerary details personal to you using our Lilydale trip generator.
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  • July 13, 2017
    It is a relatively short 44km rail trail from Lilydale to the scenic Warburton. Well serviced by the metro train to Lilydale, a good sized suburb with Coles and cafes. One can just come on the train! ...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    Very peaceful and tranquil for a walk or ride, just watch out for other cyclists, some are very inconsiderate and travel too fast, also need care crossing busy roads, especially Old Gippsland Rd in Li...  more »
  • June 18, 2017
    Had a fabulous weekend walking on the Warburton rail trail (total 40km, so 20km per day). On Saturday morning we caught the train to Lilydale and then the bus to Woori Yallock (they go hourly on weeke...  more »

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