Victoria Books

Victoria Books

The Wilderness Shop Box Hill

Walking guidebooks open up a whole new range of experiences, drawing you to new places and unexpected vistas.  The Wilderness Shop stocks a range of Victorian guidebooks cover all different locations throughout the state for overnight trips as well as daywalks.

Camping guide Victoria

Weekend Walks

Alpine Walking Track

Top walks in Victoria


A detailed directory to 700 of Victoria’s best campsites. Covers the whole state including out of the way places. Each campsite has a list of facilities, attractions and what to bring. rrp $29.95


A selection of the best weekend overnight hikes close to Melbourne. Includes Wilsons Prom, Lerderderg Gorge, Cathdral Ranges, Dandenong Ranges and more. rrp $27.95


The ultimate  bushwalking challenge in Australia. The 670km walk covers the best alpine scenery in Victoria and NSW. This book is a popular companion for those looking to tick off shorter sections of the walk. rrp $37.50


Covers the best daywalking areas throughout Victoria. Four popular overnight walks are also included. rrp $34.95

Western gorges

Goldfield walks

Daywalks Melbourne

Daywalks Victoria


Detailed guidebook to the best daywalks in Werribee Gorge, the Brisbane Ranges and Lerderderg Gorge. rrp $19.95


Detailed guidebook to the best daywalks around Castlemaine, Bendigo, Ballarat and Macedon. rrp $19.95


Detailed guidebook to the best daywalks around Melbourne. Covers most of the classics as well as some lesser known gems. rrp $34.95


Detailed guidebook which covers the best daywalking areas throughout Victoria.  rrp $29.95

Daywalks around Victoria

Bogong High Plains




Detailed guidebook which covers the best daywalking areas throughout Victoria.  rrp $29.95


Detailed guidebook which covers the best walking areas around Bogong, Falls Creek. Feathertop and Hotham.  rrp $19.95





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The Wilderness Shop has been servicing the needs of bushwalkers, hikers,  rock climbers and xc skiers in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne for over 30  years. The Wilderness Shop has a wide range of hiking gear and climbing equipment including hiking boots, tents (one man and two man), climbing equipment, sleeping bags and led headlamps. We also specialise in outdoor footwear: hiking shoes mens and womens, leather and gore-tex hiking boots. We stock quality canvas hiking packs, bushwalking rucksacks, lightweight trekking packs and quality daypacks. The Wilderness Shop have the best sleeping mats - the exped downmat and self inflating mats - and hiking sleeping bags as well as ultralight sleeping bags. Not to mention our range of trekking maps for Victoria, Tasmania and NSW. The Wilderness Shop is Melbourne's best rock climbing store, stocking a wide range of rock climbing harnesses, shoes and other rock climbing gear.