East Walk and Cowan Track Loop Walk (Lerderderg River Heritage River, Lerderderg State Park)

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East Walk and Cowan Track Loop Walk (Lerderderg River Heritage River, Lerderderg State Park)

Head out on the challenging East Walk and Cowan Track Loop Walk, following the Lerderderg River downstream before climbing to the edge of the gorge. Take in the views over the Lerderderg Gorge as it snakes through the rugged bushland and out of sight before returning back to O’Briens Crossing. 

How to get there

East Walk and Cowan Track Loop Walk (Lerderderg River Heritage River, Lerderderg State Park)

Facilities

Toilets

Need to know

East Walk and Cowan Track Loop Walk (Lerderderg River Heritage River, Lerderderg State Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No vehicles

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
    • Slippery rocks
  • Water hazards
    • Flash flooding
    • Deep water
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
    • Beware European wasps

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Mackenzie Flat Picnic area - Barbeques OUT OF ORDER

The Barbeques at Mackenzie Flat Picnic area are closed and out of order until further notice.

Seasonal road closures 2022

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate from after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. Visit the seasonal road closures page for maps and more information.

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