Michell Hut (Alpine National Park)


Michell Hut (Alpine National Park)

Michell Hut is situated along the popular Eskdale Spur walking track to the Mt Bogong massif. It has a long history of providing shelter to those caught unprepared by sudden changes in temperature such as heavy snow and fierce winds and other emergency conditions. There is a water tank located at the hut but be sure to treat the water prior to drinking and or bring sufficient for the day or overnight trip.

How to get there

Michell Hut (Alpine National Park)

Need to know

Michell Hut (Alpine National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No vehicles
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed


    • Not yet assessed
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Steep track

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 www.emergency.vic.gov.au. For the latest information on road closures, visit traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au

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