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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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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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Nice walk

Great track even in the snow And lots of wombats!! This track can get quite busy ..we left early in the morning and the carpark was full! You need to buy a national park pass... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Hobart, Australia
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Hobart, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great track even in the snow And lots of wombats!! This track can get quite busy ..we left early in the morning and the carpark was full! You need to buy a national park pass as well these can be bought at the visitor centre.

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went and saw this twice once when it was slightly raining and another time when it was snowing... Its just beautiful on both occasions., I loved it and cant wait to go again

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Perth, Australia
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the easiest walks at cradle mountain and well worth doing. There are so many amazing views from different vantage points all around this circuit, you will want to take your time. We packed lunch and took twice as long as the couple of hours the signs say it will take - not because it was hard, the walk... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This walk, although they say it's ' easy '.....you still have to do a bit of climbing up a lot of steps whichever way you go around this lake. I find that one way is a bit more tiring than the other but it's something you really have to do and it is very rewarding. You see all sorts of... More 

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Ulverstone, Australia
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22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Done this walk a few times. The majestic lake is set right in front of cradle mountain and is lovely in all seasons. In summer take advantage of the fresh water to dip your toes in or go for a bit of a swim or canoe on the lake, enjoy eating lunch on the sandy shores. Autumn brings out all... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dove lake circuit is a must visit when you are cradle mountain. We made a second trip back to dove lake to finish the circuit because the rain and the cold stopped us the day before. It took us about 2hr 15mins to complete the circuit (with several stops for phototaking). Start the circuit in clockwise direction if you want... More 

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Ballarat
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We completed the Dove Lake Circuit recently. The day we went it was raining but the walk is still well worth it. The paths are in excellent condition and the views are spectacular. If raining wear good shoes as you will get wet.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After viewing #cradelmountain on Instagram I felt really let down when I saw the boatshed in person.This place was not as photogenic as I imagined. After seeing it in person today I now believe a lot of the photos posted on social media are heavily edited with photoshop. If you drive through Queenstown to get here you will see the... More 

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Queensland
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71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking very forward to the lake circuit, however the dumping of snow made it really challenging. The first day we had to turn back after 15 mins due to the heavy snowfall and wind. The second day we started the track anti-clockwise and made it to the boatshed (about 20 minutes). Very hard to see the boardwalk and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a clear autumn's day , whole place was bathed in a nice glow of sunshine . The circuit itself was not very difficult , and every spot every angle is a good photo point . Can never seem to take enough photos of this place . Love this place . A must visit in Tasmania , if not,... More 

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