victorian alps

  1. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Trip Report Thorn Range/Helicopter spur/Mt.Magdala/Mt.Howitt/X cut saw trek.12-16/11/20

    Your correspondent in the field went on a well needed post lockdown walking/camping trip in the Upper Howqua / Mt.Stirling / Mt.Howitt area and took many photos. Some previously unexplored routes were ticked off the list .The weather was kind too. Day one .12/11/20 I met...
  2. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    News Alpine Industry Conference .May 2020.Victoria.

    Alpine Industry Conference. The Alpine Resorts Co-ordinating Council (ARCC) "will be hosting an industry conference at The Vibe in Marysville over Thursday 7 and Friday 8 May 2020 for all those who have a keen interest in the alpine industry. The theme for the conference is ‘Exploring Mountain...
  3. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    News The future of a Viable white season at VIC. Ski resorts.

    Here is an interesting short film about the future of the major ski resorts in VIC., in the face of global warming .
  4. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    News Stanely Name spur track clearing. 23, 24/11/19

    Bushwalking Vic. are doing a track clearing working bee on Stanley Name Spur later in Nov.. (23, 24/11/19) I am not sure if they are clearing the whole track from the Circuit Rd. or just the bit that goes up to the Cross Cut Saw from the intersection with Queen's Spur logging track. Either way...
  5. Chaeron

    Victorian Alps Fainters Day trip

    South-western Face Fainter North Feathertop from Bogong Jack’s saddle, looking Fuji-esque Bogong and Timms Spur Spion Kopje and Nelse Northwestern bowl of Fainters South Bogong from lower Fainters bowl. Feathertop Close-up Feathertop Bogong Jack’s hut Did a day trip...
  6. Chaeron

    Victorian Alps Summer Bogong High Plains with a skier’s eye

    Over the past few weeks my skier’s eye has had about 10 days on the Bogong High Plains, and while Google Earth has its advantages, developing one’s own overview is always difficult. Difficult to develop an overview in winter. I know it’s flat, but there’s SO much to ski. These are my amateurish...
  7. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Trip Report Mt.Clear/Hell's Window/ The Bluff.Dec.27th-31st/2018

    Hi. "Happy new year first of all " as Jimi Hendrix said on the "Band of Gypsies" live album. :) Your correspondent in the field went out and walked this route just recently with two other bushwalkers from the VNPA. Upper Jamieson River/Clear Creek Track/ Mt. Clear...
  8. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Trip Report The Eagles Peaks & The Nobs.10 &11/12/18

    Hi Your correspondent in the field has been out scouting out the High country near Mt. McDonald. I went up to the Upper Jamieson river hut in the Tee mobile. Well I walked down that Monster Tonka toy 4 x 4 track to the river ford from Brock's road , went across...
  9. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    News BC high country roads reopening on NOV. 1st 2018

    http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/safety/closures/seasonal-road-closures2
  10. Chaeron

    Up the Bluff

    So here’s a new Victorian Alpine overnighter folks - start at the Upper Howqua camp site, head up the Bluff Link Track for about 5km, and once you’re at 1000m then head up the dry stream bed to the top of Square Head Jinny and up the Bluff, traverse to the Bluff Track below Mount Lovick and...
  11. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Victorian Alps Photos from my spring hike .

    Pictures from my Nov. 4,5,6th 2017 Stanely Name spur/ Cross Cut Saw/ MacAlister Springs/ Mt. Howitt/Mt. Magdala/ Howitt Spur multi night hike can be seen here. There was still a bit of snow up there. It is a vast and inspiring place...