Mount Buffalo National Park, Victoria

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Mount Buffalo is moderately tall mountain plateau in the Mount Buffalo National Park in Victoria, Australia that is located approximately northeast of Melbourne in the Australian Alps.The summit on the plateau, known as The Horn, has an elevation of AHD.Mount Buffalo is managed by Parks Victoria.RecreationThere are extensive walking tracks across the Plateau that is studded with large granite tors. The Mount Buffalo Gorge has sheer granite cliffs that provide good views down to the Ovens Valley. The cliffs are popular for rock climbing. There is a launch ramp for hang gliders at the cliffs.There are waterfalls on the edge of escarpment.The Mount Buffalo Chalet provided accommodation on the mountain but is not currently operating.During winter Mount Buffalo offers snow play and cross-country skiing.Lake Catani on the plateau is used for canoeing, fishing and swimming.
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  • After crossing the Buckland River, the sealed road gradually climbs a long spur towards Mt. Buffalo. Few people could fail to be impressed by the massive granite cliffs rising around them. Rich farmla...  more »
  • High cliffs, waterfalls, wildlife everywhere. Short, medium & long walks. There just was not enough time to see all we wanted to visit here. Make sure you do the Gorge, Monolith & Horn walks if nothin...  more »
  • We loved Mount Buffallo. We drove to to the Horn picnic area and walked to the summit. The views are 360 degrees and absolutely incredible. There are many walking tracks and we would have loved more t...  more »
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