The most recent edition of this event was on 6 November 2017.
The 4 Peaks Bright Alpine Climb run up Mt Hotham on Monday, 31 October 2016 is on the third day in a series of four trail runs.
The series is held on Melbourne Cup weekend every year, and has been run continuously since 1979. The climbs are not easy but are well within the reach of reasonably fit people.
Starting in Harrietville, participants leave Tavare Park, cross the Ovens River and proceed up Bon Accord Track, this trail follows the river for approx 6km and then leaves the river and climbs steeply up Bon Accord Spur to the Bon Accord Hut Ruins and then participants climb steeply to meet The Razorback and then a further undulating kilometre to the finish at Dimattina Hut.