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Cradle Mountain National Park Day Tour

Departing and returning to Launceston the Cradle Mountain National Park day tour allows you to experience the region on a fully inclusive, professionally guided tour for all ages .

HIGHLIGHTS

Cradle Mountain

Dove Lake circuit walk

Waldheim Chalet & King Billy Pine Forest walk

Flora and Fauna unique to Tasmania

National Park Pass and entrance fees

Lunch, water and light snack Complimentary

Hotel pick up and drop off

Professional guide/s with full commentary


Cradle Mountain Night Spotting after Dark in the Park

Join us on a 2-hour tour for all ages as we travel into the Cradle Mountain National Park for a night spotting adventure searching for the locals including wallabies, wombats, possums and maybe even a devil.

HIGHLIGHTS

Chance to see pademelons, wombats, possums, potoroos

Dusk and sunset walks

Professional guide/s

Star Gazing @ Cradle Mountain

Let our experienced guide take you on a journey of the vast expanse of the Cradle night sky to witness countless stars, planets and magical formations.

HIGHLIGHTS

Milky Way

Planet spotting

Constellations such as Southern Cross

Mysterious dark nebulae and Magellan Clouds

(Please read the terms and conditions for this tour)

Sunrise Park Explorer Tour

Join us for this magical sunrise at Cradle Mountain tour as our experienced guides share their passion for the region and appreciate the uniqueness of the flora, fauna and geological features of this World Heritage listed National Park.

HIGHLIGHTS

Sunrise over Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain (weather permitting)

Waldheim Chalet & Weindorfer's Forest Walk

Pencil Pine Falls and Rainforest Walk

Interpretive centre

Professional guide/s

Park Explorer Tour Cradle Mountain

Join us at Cradle Mt as our experienced guides share their passion for the region and appreciate the uniqueness of the flora, fauna and geological features of this World Heritage listed National Park.

HIGHLIGHTS

Dove Lake and Cradle Mountain views (weather permitting)

Waldheim chalet & Weindorfer's Forest Walk

Pencil Pines Falls , Rainforest Walk and Interpretive Centre

Professional guide/s

Launceston to Cradle Mountain + Lake St Clair to Launceston

Regular Transport Service:

Launceston/Cradle Mt 07:30am Mon/Wed/Fri/Sun

Cradle Mt/Launceston 3:00pm Mon/Wed/Fri/Sun


On Demand - Lake St Clair/Launceston

Overland Track Transport Package details available on request $125.00 per person with transport from Lake St Clair to Launceston on demand Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

9am Dove Lake circuit walk, Cradle Mountain National Park

Join us for this informative walk around Dove Lake circuit in the iconic Cradle Mountain National Park. The Dove Lake Circuit is an easy 3 hour, 6km walk which gives you an exceptional glimpse of the cross section of flora, animals and geology of Cradle Mountain National Park.

HIGHLIGHTS

Dove Lake circuit walk

Cradle Mountain

Glacier rock

Boat shed

Ballroom forest

Plants

Animals

Interesting and informative guide

9AM Short walks of Cradle Mountain National Park

Join us as we embark on a journey of the greatest short walks of Cradle Mountain National Park. The tour runs for around 3 hours and covers approx. 3km.

HIGHLIGHTS

Glacier rock walk

Pencil Pine falls walk

Waldheim chalet

Weindorfers forest walk

Enchanted walk

King Billy walk

Knyvet falls walk

Plants and trees

Animals

Cradle Mountain Summit Hike

Join us as we embark on a journey to the summit of Cradle Mountain, 1545m above sea level, this amazing hike takes 8-10 hours, covers around 13km and has hard ascents and descents with some large rock bouldering. This hike needs to be booked 24hr in advance and is weather dependant.

HIGHLIGHTS

Cradle Mountain Summit

Amazing views

Lunch on summit (provided)

Plants, trees and animals

Guides

Hansons Peak and twisted lakes hike, Cradle Mountain National Park

Join us as we embark on an amazing journey atop the plateau at Cradle Mountain National Park. Peaking Hanson’s peak at 1164m then navigating Twisted lakes before crossing in front of Cradle Mountain on the face track then back down along the Overland track to Ronny Ck. This hike we allow 8-10 hours and walks around 15km weather permitting and needs to be booked 24hrs in advance. Moderate to Hard walking.

HIGHLIGHTS

Hanson’s Peak Summit

Amazing views

Twisted Lakes

Face track

Lunch during hike at viewing area (provided)

Plants, trees and animals

Guides

CRATER LAKE CIRCUIT WALK (incl Marion’s Lookout), CRADLE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK

The amazing areas on the side of the Plateau at Cradle Mountain National Park offer so many great hikes, impressive scenery and wonderful forests. Join us as we take you on this splendid hike for around 6hrs and 12km visiting Crater Lake, Wombat pools, Lake Lilla and the get magnificent views from Marion’s lookout

HIGHLIGHTS

Crater Lake

Wombat pools

Lake Lilla

Marion’s lookout

Lunch and snacks provided

Plants

Animals

Interesting and informative guide

2 Day Cradle Mountain Experience

Departing every Sunday this tour visits the iconic Cradle Mountain National Park for you to experience the spectacular views, diverse flora an fauna along with guided tours.

Highlights

Spectacular Cradle Mountain

Waldheim Chalet and ancient King Billy Rainforest

Animal Night Spotting or Star Gazing experience (please confirm with our office)

Includes National Park entrance fees

Accommodation is not included in the tour

3 Day Cradle Mountain Explorer Experience

Departing 3 days a week this tour visits the iconic Cradle Mountain National Park for you to experience the spectacular views, diverse flora an fauna along with guided tours.

Highlights

Spectacular Cradle Mountain and a 6 hour Guided Walking Tour

Waldheim Chalet and ancient King Billy Rainforest

Animal Night Spotting or Star Gazing

Includes National Park entrance fees

Accommodation is not included in the tour

2pm Dove Lake circuit walk, Cradle Mountain National Park

Join us for this informative walk around Dove Lake circuit in the iconic Cradle Mountain National Park. The Dove Lake Circuit is an easy 3 hour, 6km walk which gives you an exceptional glimpse of the cross section of flora, animals and geology of Cradle Mountain National Park.

HIGHLIGHTS

Dove Lake circuit walk

Cradle Mountain

Glacier rock

Boat shed

Ballroom forest

Plants

Animals

Interesting and informative guide

2PM Short walks of Cradle Mountain National Park

Join us as we embark on a journey of the greatest short walks of Cradle Mountain National Park. The tour runs for around 3 hours and covers approx. 3km.

HIGHLIGHTS

Glacier rock walk

Pencil Pine falls walk

Waldheim chalet

Weindorfers forest walk

Enchanted walk

King Billy walk

Knyvet falls walk

Plants and trees

Animals

Hiking equipment for hire

Hire gear available from our Cradle Mountain office

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