Redgum BnB is no longer available for accommodation as the house have been sold. Thankyou to all my guests over the last 4 years
With the water in Lake Hume still high, riding the HCRT is a real pleasure. Guests on the weekend at Redgum Bed and Breakfast borrowed my bikes and covered Ebden to Tallangatta on Saturday and Shelley to Derbyshire Sunday -the following photos are theirs.
The first slide show -Ebden to Tallangatta. The second coming down from Shelley station
The HCRT is now open to Tallangatta Creek. Work is progressing on Dry Forest Creek trestle bridge now the weather is cooling down.
Thankyou Kathy Mathieson for sharing these amazing photos of the lake at Tallangatta. These were taken at sunset on Monday 28th November. A guest at Tallangatta/Redgum Bed and Breakfast.
Photographer Mark Donaldson a guest at the BnB sent me this photo he took this morning of the submerged tree just below #tallangattabnb. One of the many changing moods of the#humeweir in the early morning. Find Mark and see the complete photo at #https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/markdonaldsonphotocopyright/
#LakeHume lapping at walking /bike track in #Tallangatta. Spring is here at last.
The view from #RedgumBedandBreakfast is beautiful with the water so high.
Images of the construction of Dry Forest Creek Bridge
The reconstruction of the trestle bridges continues with our volunteers . It is amazing seeing these beautiful wooden trestle bridges coming back to life. The really high ones are being bypassed. The original structures will be preserved so they continue to grace our trail. They are just too expensive to restore to a point of being able to be used but will still be there to look at.
Over the last month the Bed and Breakfast has had quite a number of push bike riders stay. Road bikes, hybrids, mountain bikes and even one built for two. Some have wanted to be dropped at Shelley riding the trail where it was relatively easy going downhill with a mix of on road and trail, the very adventurous, riding mountain bikes negotiating the tricky not yet opened bits, having to get over shut gates, wade though creeks and share the track with horses and cattle – all great fun. Our trail is becoming increasing popular which is a real bonus for Tallangatta bringing much needed tourist dollars to our town. Increasingly we are getting groups after a shared 3 day experience using Tallangatta as a base – travelling to Wodonga and then Shelley.
Sunrise on the bed of Lake Hume just down from boat ramp 30/3/2016