Johnston Hut Camping Area (Alpine National Park)


Johnston Hut Camping Area (Alpine National Park)

Johnston Hut Camping Area is situated in the Alpine National Park near Mt Nelse and the Australian Alps Walking Track. A fantastic cross-country skiing destination it is set amongst snow gums. Camping is dispersed and basic with a toilet and fireplaces. There is a creek nearby. Please always treat your water and only use the hut in emergencies.

How to get there

Johnston Hut Camping Area (Alpine National Park)

Need to know

Johnston Hut Camping Area (Alpine National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • Management vehicle only
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No vehicles


  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

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.

Areas of Alpine National Park closed due to fire

Alpine National Park remains closed due to fire activity in the area, with the exception of certain areas. Please check the Fire affected parks page for a full list. For a list of State Forest closures, visit the DELWP website. For the latest information on fires, visit For the latest information on road closures, visit

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