Marions Lookout


Join us as we take you for a 6 hour and 12 km spec­tac­u­lar hike vis­it­ing Crater Lake, Wom­bat Pool, Lake Lil­la and the spec­tac­u­lar views from Marion’s Lookout

Detailed Itinerary

Please note that the itinerary is subject to change without notice.

  • Day 1: Cradle Mountain

    We will collect you from your Cradle Mountain accommodation or the Visitor Centre and drive into the Cradle Mountain National Park and start our walk at Ronny Creek. From here we take the Overland Track through some button grass plains.

    Passing Crater Falls hidden amongst a temperate forest, we come to the boat shed adjacent to Crater Lake.

    Hiking along the eastern shore of Crater Lake we start to to climb up to the Cradle Mountain plateau.

    From here it is a steep climb to the top of Marion’s Lookout where we take a break to appreciate the spectacular views.

    The return trek takes us down a steep section of track to the Wombat Pool with its ancient pencil pines then onto Lake Lilla and finally back to Dove Lake.

Tour Highlights

  • Crater Lake
  • Marion’s Lookout
  • Wombat Pool
  • Lake Lilla
  • Lunch and snacks provided
  • Fully Guided with Commentary
  • Complimentary hotel pickup and drop off

Please note for safe­ty rea­sons, guides will need to check all hik­ers gear pri­or to the departure

  • Tour does not include Nation­al Parks Pass,
  • Tour does not oper­ate on Christ­mas Day
  • Com­fort­able walking/​hiking boots
  • Min­i­mum 30 litre day pack
  • Water bot­tle and water- min­i­mum 3 litres
  • Warm cloth­ing
  • Wet weath­er jack­ets are required, wet weath­er pants are optional
  • Hat, sun­glass­es, sunscreen
  • Equip­ment is avail­able for hire from McDer­mot­t’s tours, please enquire at time of booking.

Key Details


  • Fully Guided 6 hour Walk
  • Professional Hiking Guide
  • Bookings on Application

Not Included

  • National Park Pass


  • Price on application