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Reviewed October 10, 2019

We arrived in mid September to this wondrous location, missing out on witnessing snow by mere days! Nonetheless, the area is spectacular, the mountain itself (Cradle Mountain) did have traces of snow on its slopes, adding to the majesty of the place. The lake is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank YoungWebster
Reviewed September 22, 2019

We did the Watersmeet and Platypus walks combined. Watersmeet is along a flat wide path and is very easy. Platypus walk is along narrow tracks with some views out to the lake along the way.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2019 via mobile

We went here by coincidence (stuck im snow on our way to Hobart) and decided to go for a little walk. The information centre is super cosy and staff is very friendly. We grapped a hot coco and went for a 1 hour circuit walk...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 31, 2019

It was a snowy day when we visited which added to the beauty! Great area to wander around and take in nature, decent coffee, yum hot chips. Lots of walking tracks and wildlife to see.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KerynO84
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Magnificent part of Tassie, very picturesque. Many different tracks to walk and explore. The visitor centre is excellent and has a wide range of facilities.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank RobZ1340
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Australia’s deepest lake was gorgeous with snow topped mountains and mist hovering over,it was a photographers dream.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 30, 2019

We have anticipated the Cradle Mountain experience for years and it lived up to everything we expected from the first glimpse of arriving to walking the lake, the waterfalls and everything in between. Something that surprised us is the management of the entire mountain with...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 130maryt
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Great walk through the National Park Weather was great on the day we went but come prepared with good hiking shoes, water, hat and wet weather gear in case the weather turns

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank AliceAndTheSparrow
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

We walked the Watersmeet, Platypus and Cultural walks at sunrise! The scenery was beautiful and completely different in each are which kept things really interesting! No platypus on our walk, but plenty of scenery photo ops!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank cmzajicek88
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

Known as the end of the Cradle Mountain Walk we took on the the combined three short walks of approx 2.4km return. Although the lake itself was chopping up from the weather the sheltered walk to the Platypus Area produced some interesting flora. There are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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MrandMrsMar
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Response from tonypark50 | Reviewed this property |
It also has a commercial caravan park, leased by an external party. They will have designated areas as well.
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