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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
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+61 3 6289 1172
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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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Great walk!

Beautiful walk. Paths were well maintained and easy to walk. Cradle shuttle buses are free (with your $16 park pass) and can drop you off in 4 different locations depending on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Lynn P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful walk. Paths were well maintained and easy to walk. Cradle shuttle buses are free (with your $16 park pass) and can drop you off in 4 different locations depending on the hikes you chose to do. The shuttles are very frequent and a great service.

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Thank Lynn P
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This walk is spectacular with the amazing views and changing weather. We saw snow on the peaks in summer and coming from Brisbane this is special. Take your time and stop for a cuppa halfway round. A good workout.

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Thank neverold333
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a great day sunny and the walk very nice and enjoyable. Facilities at the park entry badly need an update.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We struck a chilly but sunny day for our walk around this lovely lake. There is boardwalk for a good deal of the way with many steps in certain sections. So quite varied. The views are great. You must have a national parks pass to enter the area, however you can buy various versions which cover all parks in Tasmania.... More 

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Thank ObreeandCo
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If there is only one place you have time for in Tasmania, this must be the place - Cradle Mountain. If, like me, you are not equipped to scale the mountain, then this Dove Lake Circuit is (in my view) actually the better option. It is an easy walk, about three hours, and very picturesque. It gives you time to... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Well we visited on possibly the worst day in February with the weather being 3 degrees and raining on and off but we still enjoyed it! We figured we were there so why not just give it a go! We carried our two boys (3.5yr and 1.5yr) in hiking baby carriers, all of us sporting multiple layers of clothing and... More 

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Thank kimberleymay
Gold Coast, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Dove Lake, in inself, is fantastic; however, the rangers were less than helpful with supporting my husband who is disabled. They were not prepared to go out of their way to help with assisting me in hiring the purpose built four wheeled wheel drive chair that they have available for the disabled to use so they can also enjoy... More 

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Thank jayseme
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The most amazing 3 hour bush walk on the planet including stunning views of Cradle Mountain, the pristine lake, rambling waterfalls and wildlife.

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Thank Steve B
Yamba, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't really know what to expect and the experience was so worth the investment and the time. The information centre is great with knowledgeable staff. Shuttles take walkers to and from the walking tracks. The Dove Lake Circuit took us 3 hours. Doing it in less would have been difficult as I wanted to look at everything. The Ballroom... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very comfortable, walk with some stunning views. We are 50 years old not really fit, but it was easier and more beautiful than we espected.

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