Pilchers Hill Loop

Pilchers Hill Reserve in Geilston Bay comprises of 165 hectares of bushland located in the Middle Meehan Range. It contains grassy forest and woodland and is home to wildlife including wombats, wallabies, bettongs, bandicoots, potoroos and many birds. There are several walking tracks within the reserve.

Parking: Limited parking available on Geilston Creek Road. No parking available at reserve entrance off Geilston Creek Road. Use the Geilston Creek Track along the road verge to access the reserve.

Pilchers Hill Loop

  • Length: 2.5km
  • Time: 1–1.25 hour walk

The walking track climbs to the summit of Pilchers Hill through an attractive bushland setting. A short side track leads to the reservoir on top of Pilchers Hill which offers vistas across the Derwent estuary. Return to the start via the fire trail. Orange track markers highlight the route.

The walking track is a one-way climb for mountain bikers who must use the fire trail to go downhill.


Pilchers Hill Map