Spargo’s Hut via Mt Loch & Derrick Hut

Great Alpine Road Hotham Heights, Mt Hotham, , 3747MAP

  • Historical Sites and Heritage Locations
  • Landmarks and Buildings

A moderate 11kms return trail that takes you past some stunning views. Starts your walk at the Mt Loch Car park, north of Mount Hotham Village.

Follow the Australian Alps Walking Track along the ridge provides impressive views of Mt Hotham, Mt Feathertop and the High Plains.

You’ll pass Derrick Hut, which was built as a memorial to Charles Derrick. Then continue to Spargo’s Hut, originally built in 1930’s by Bill Spargo for his gold prospecting activities in the area.

This hut is listed on the state heritage register for its historical significance.