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Address: Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park | Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: 61362891172
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Description: Is the picturesque lake that has Cradle Mountain in the back ground, part...
Is the picturesque lake that has Cradle Mountain in the back ground, part of the Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area in Tasmania.
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Snowing as we walked the circuit

It's a great way to capture the essence of Cradle in a easy-moderate 2 hrs walk. Take water & a camera. Watch out for steps on the boardwalk - you can tend to miss them if you are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

It's a great way to capture the essence of Cradle in a easy-moderate 2 hrs walk. Take water & a camera. Watch out for steps on the boardwalk - you can tend to miss them if you are looking at the scenery!

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Stanley, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A good, comfortable walk about 6km. Need to be reasonably fit with good, quality non slip shoes. Gorgeous scenery. It even started snowing during our walk.

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Vihti, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I have been walking this circuIt several times in dIfferent seasons. It has always been worth walking. Nature is amazing; small waterfalls, mountains, lake and many different kind of flowers and trees. The track has been in a good condition and it's pretty easy to walk. You need a reserve park pass in oder to be able to go there.

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East Kew, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Great walk! through forests and near the water over rocks and pathways. Went in winter so it was a little foggy over Cradle Mountain but just loved it.. fresh air, liesurely walk and stunning scenery

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Visited the Dove Lake Circuit in winter, despite the rain and fog, we had a pleasant short walk around the circuit. We even saw wild platypus! Apparently it was extremely rare!

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Tasmania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We went up to do the Dove Lake circuit not really knowing how we would go with two kids 10 and 7. What we did do was by accident ,we went to the right, anti clock wise which turned out to be the best way if you have kids or if you are a tad unfit or a little older.... More 

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The Dove Lake Circuit was a breathtaking walk which everyone should experience. The walk is easy to moderate. The moderate parts being one or two up hill walks, which brings up the lactic acid, but nothing like a quick stop and soaking in the views can't fix. There are the harder walks for the fit or more adventurous, but if... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Lucky enough to have had a clear day with no wind. it is a magnificent walk and two kids aged 6 and 9 coped easily with it. Tip: Head anti-clockwise and get the hills over with early. Be prepared for weather changes.

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

An amazing area for walking, hiking, abseiling and canoeing. The Dove Lake walk provided gorgeous vistas with the mountains reflected in the lake - the camera had a big workout! Be careful of icy steps in winter on the west side of the lake - hard to see the ice and super slippery. Give yourself plenty of daylight time to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We debated whether to go to cradle mountain or not, concerned the weather was average and the cloud would obscure everything... however it was well worth going! It was a bit drizzly when we arrived, cloudy with snow on mountain but during the walk we had periods of bright blue sky. Much of the walk is fairly sheltered by trees... More 

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Address: Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park | Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: 61362891172
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