Main Trail (Baw Baw National Park)


Main Trail (Baw Baw National Park)

Leading off from the St Gwinear Carpark, follow the Main Trail to access the network of cross-country ski trails nestled on the Baw Baw Plateau. Weave through snow-capped heathland and snowgum forest before linking up with the Cascades or Gwinear Trail.

How to get there

Main Trail (Baw Baw National Park)



Need to know

Main Trail (Baw Baw National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs allowed
  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care

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.

Ground shooting operations targeting deer

Control operations (ground shooting) targeting deer are undertaken in this area.  The Park will remain open to visitors during operations.
For more information about deer control to protect biodiversity, please visit this link.

Silvertop Toilets Closed

The Silvertop picnic area toilets are closed for repair after a system failure.
The nearest toilets are at Aberfeldy or Rawson.
Parks Victoria are undertaking repairs as a priority.

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