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Pulpit Rock

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Good views of Pulpit Rock can be obtained from the walking track which leads off from the Cape... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
Great location for a walk

The walk to Pulpit Rock from the Cape Schanck lighthouse involves many steps along a wooden... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
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1 week ago
“It stands out”
Sep 3, 2018
“Great location for a walk”
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Cape Schanck, Victoria 3939, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good views of Pulpit Rock can be obtained from the walking track which leads off from the Cape Schanck Lighthouse. See it from up high, or from the bottom of the steps and boardwalk.

Thank Aglassortwo
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The walk to Pulpit Rock from the Cape Schanck lighthouse involves many steps along a wooden boardwalk, but the views over the cape are well worth the effort. In high season this area becomes quite busy, so ideally go for an early morning walk to...More

Thank MWorsnop
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Mid week will avoid the crowds, although not far in metres the climb back up, for me, needed a few rest stops. That said the view is spectactular, and well worth it.

Thank Charles T
Reviewed July 3, 2018

On our walk on the Cape Schanck, we saw an unusual rock, named Pulpit Rock. The upper half of that rock was black. The rest of the rock was light brown. I admired it, especially since it was formed by volcanic activity. This is really...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We held the babies in our carriers and away we went on this beautiful walk! There are a few lookout spots as we did the circuit from the carpark and back to it so it wasn't a long walk like some in this area. We...More

Thank bianskii
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Wear sturdy shoes, take your time. The walk from the bottom and across to Pulpit Rock is worth the effort. It can be slippery in some parts and watch the waves. Definitely take your camera. It's a great location for sunset photography.

Thank rusky2018
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We walked right down the the Pulpit Rock area, as close as we could get, over rocks and stones. Such a wonderful area.

1  Thank Patricia295
Reviewed January 4, 2018

We visited pulpit rock while strollin the path from Cape Schanck lighthouse. Not exactly an easy walk because it does involve a climb back up from the beach to the cliff tops but it is quite achievable for anybody who can walk. Just take your...More

Thank RaymondH1905
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We did the great Boardwalk walk and when you get down the bottom to the black volcanic rocks of Pebble Beach you can see Pulpit Rock standing there in the water as if on guard. It is amazing how this rock has been shaped by...More

Thank roy v
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the walk down to pulpit .. the steps back up were a challenge... advise to take your time, drink plenty of water 💦 enjoy the whale watching

Thank Ivana2656
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October 19, 2018|
Response from MWorsnop | Reviewed this property |
Only about 10-15 minutes tops. Plenty of stairs, however.