Murray to Mountains Region Rail Trails

This region offers historic towns, numerous wineries, far too many gastro temptations including cheese factories, chocolate shops, olive oil stores, honey and berry farms.

Its renowned Pedal to Produce scheme, plus cafes and restaurants, complete with a host of natural alpine attractions has helped this brilliant network of rail trails to become known Australia wide as a ‘touring Mecca’ ideal for family 2wheel Rail Trail touring!

The Murray to Mountains Rail Trail network features the following excellent rides:

  • Wangaratta to Beechworth – 41km
  • Wangaratta to Milawa Gourmet Region – 15km
  • Milawa – Gapsted to Bright – 38km
  • Wangaratta to Bright – 83km
  • Rutherglen to Corowa – 11km

Click here to view our map!

Gapsted to Bright

This amazing 38km rail trail from Gapsted Winery (pictured) to Bright winds up stream along the flood plains of the Ovens Valley River through Myrtleford to Porepunkah nestled at the foot of Mt Buffalo and onto the Colours of Autumn township of Bright.


Destinations are in Alphabetical A-Z order by town name are highly recommended. .

Beckers Albury Newsagency

Albury, New South Wales

Active and supportive Bike Paths & Rail Trails edition 9 stockist!

Bicycle Superstore Albury

telephone: (02) 6025 4177

316 Urana Road, Lavington


Country, New South Wales

This is a store for the "enthusiast". Its passionate staff loves their cycling whatever the discipline. They operate fully equipped workshops and carry a wide range of quality mountain, hybrid, road, triathlon and BMX bikes plus accessories that can meet everyone in the family’s two wheeled needs.

Lite n Tasty

telephone: 02 6041 5411

627 Dean St


Albury, New South Wales

Sit outside and soak up the sun and enjoy a lite snack from their range of meals while sipping a Monte Coffee.

Mahony's Wodonga Newsagency

Wodonga, Victoria

Very supportive Bike Paths & Rail Trails edition 9 stockist!

The Coffee Store

telephone: 03 5762 1040

78 - 80 Bidge Street


Benalla, Victoria

Sit back and enjoy the warmth of their open fire, the aroma of freshly ground coffee and the gentle hum of friendly conversation. They often have live music and do  wine and local produce tastings.

Alpine Valley Cottages

telephone: 03 5750 1654

2 Alexandra Court


Bright, Victoria

Luxury spa and woodfire accommodation for couples, families or small groups having that special get together.

Bright Brewery

telephone: 03 5755 1301

121 Great Alpine Road


Bright, Victoria

Overlooking the river and mountains, pop in for a micro brewed ‘six-pak beer range taster’ and a bite, whilst the kids enjoy a spin in the adjacent adventure playground.

Bright Info Centre

telephone: 03 5750 1233

Great Alpine Rd



Here you can get the latest accommodation, bike tours, Pedal to Produce and local travel info.


telephone: 03 5750 1442

74 Gavan Street


Bright, Victoria

This is Australia’s bike rental capital, subsequently they carry a huge range of mountain and trail bikes for hire to suit all sizes. Their expert team can check your maps, supply any touring gear you might need or even a new bike and help inspire you to discover their regional trails in style.

Feathertop Winery

telephone: 03 5756 2356

6619 Great Alpine Road


Porepunkah, Victoria

Established in 1989 by wine maker Kel and Janelle Boynton, this family owned five star award winning business  captures the beauty and true essence of the Alpine Region.

Relax on their cafe-garden-deck over a delicious long lunch with a bottle of their fine cool climate wine, whilst you photograph the breathtaking views across the valley to Mount Feathertop and beyond.

Food Wine Friends

telephone: 03 5750 1312

2/6 Ireland Street


Bright, Victoria

Right in the heart of Bright, they showcase the Alpine region's bountiful produce in an intimate venue where you can indulge in their passion for  great coffee whilst enjoying their forbidden treats and a range of local wines.

River Deck Cafe

telephone: 03 5755 2199

119 Gavan street


Bright, Victoria

Modern cafe, with a deck overlooking the river and attached to the Visitors Information Centre. Try their pasta, focaccias, big breakfast, pancakes etc from a wide menu. Great for kids as there’s a playground nearby.

Riverbank Park Motel

telephone: 03 5755 1255

69 Gavan Street


Bright, Victoria

Nestled on the banks of the picturesque Ovens River in Bright is the Riverbank Park Motel. Family owned and operated, the motel offers quality 3 star accommodation with hospitality so warm and friendly you'll feel at home the moment you pedal in.

Thesaurus Books & Stationery

Brighton, Victoria

This popular local Bayside bookstore carries stocks of our top selling  Bike Paths & Rail Trails edition 9 guides!

Buckland Valley Alpacas

telephone: 03 5756 2350

214 Harris Lane

Buckland Valley

Buckland Valley, Victoria

Come and see, hear and feel real live alpacas at a real working stud. Get up close and personal with these gorgeous, inquisitive and friendly animals- even newborn babies – you will love it!

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