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Hiking, Trekking, Tramping the Blue Mountains World Heritage region NSW Australia with qualified ecological guides. Tread Lightly eco tours are Advanced Ecotourism Accredited and Sustainable Green Tour Leaders.
100 Great Western Highway, Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2708, Australia
+61 414 976 752
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tim was an excellent guide. He was very knowledgeable. He took the time to point things out to you and you could tell he was very passionate about what he does! Would definitely recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a family of 5 (kids aged 17-8) we thoroughly enjoyed our day of exploring with Tim. His knowledge and enthusiasm were second to none and we truly felt we were in expert hands. He answered our many questions in wonderful depth and gave us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Tim was knowledgeable and accommodating for our little party of 2. He guided us well on a night hike down to some outdoor glow worm populations to which one could see them up close!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

I booked a full day of hiking with Tim Tranter in the Blue Mountains. At every step of the way, he was attuned to my desires and stamina; he kept me far distant from most other hikers (as I had requested), and he shared his...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Tim provided a great day hike with a tremendous amount of knowledge of the area and ecosystem. Thanks Tim!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely tour of the Blue Mountains with our guide Tim. He did an absolutely stellar job of conveying the history, geology, biology and botany of the breathtaking views and wildlife. We really got to appreciate the anomaly that is Australian flora and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

We began our day with Eric who escorted us through the lovely Megalong Valley in his luxury SVU. We were able to view Kangaroos, Wallabys and many Bird species (which Eric identified) along with the beautiful scenery. Eric is very knowledgeable and familiar with the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

I learned so much in this tour with Tim! My knowledge of Australia and its biology increased a hundred fold. My son and I enjoyed the tour and I will go on another tour with Tread Lightly if I ever get back to Australia!

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

My husband and two kids (12 and 10) when on an excursion with Tim from Tread Lightly Eco Tours. The whole day was perfect from beginning to end. Tim was so knowledgeable about the environment, geology, flora and fauna. We discussed history, environmental issues, evolution,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

Our 5-hour trek with Tim Tranter on the National Pass Walk offered fabulous Blue Mountains scenery with constant, informative--and often humorous--insights by Tim on a huge variety of relevant topics. In addition to the engaging commentary, Tim provided a delicious lunch of wraps made all...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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