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Tread Lightly Eco Tours

100 Great Western Highway, Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2708, Australia
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Worthwhile glow worm night hike

Tim was knowledgeable and accommodating for our little party of 2. He guided us well on a night... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Btbuggy
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Perth, Australia
An Exquisite Day of Hiking in the Blue Mountains

I booked a full day of hiking with Tim Tranter in the Blue Mountains. At every step of the way, he... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
parismuse
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San Francisco, CA
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Hiking, Trekking, Tramping the Blue Mountains World Heritage region NSW Australia with qualified ecological guides. Tread Lightly eco tours are Advanced Ecotourism Accredited and Sustainable Green Tour Leaders.
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100 Great Western Highway, Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2708, Australia
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Tim was knowledgeable and accommodating for our little party of 2. He guided us well on a night hike down to some outdoor glow worm populations to which one could see them up close!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I booked a full day of hiking with Tim Tranter in the Blue Mountains. At every step of the way, he was attuned to my desires and stamina; he kept me far distant from most other hikers (as I had requested), and he shared his...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Tim provided a great day hike with a tremendous amount of knowledge of the area and ecosystem. Thanks Tim!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely tour of the Blue Mountains with our guide Tim. He did an absolutely stellar job of conveying the history, geology, biology and botany of the breathtaking views and wildlife. We really got to appreciate the anomaly that is Australian flora and...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

We began our day with Eric who escorted us through the lovely Megalong Valley in his luxury SVU. We were able to view Kangaroos, Wallabys and many Bird species (which Eric identified) along with the beautiful scenery. Eric is very knowledgeable and familiar with the...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I learned so much in this tour with Tim! My knowledge of Australia and its biology increased a hundred fold. My son and I enjoyed the tour and I will go on another tour with Tread Lightly if I ever get back to Australia!

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and two kids (12 and 10) when on an excursion with Tim from Tread Lightly Eco Tours. The whole day was perfect from beginning to end. Tim was so knowledgeable about the environment, geology, flora and fauna. We discussed history, environmental issues, evolution,...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Our 5-hour trek with Tim Tranter on the National Pass Walk offered fabulous Blue Mountains scenery with constant, informative--and often humorous--insights by Tim on a huge variety of relevant topics. In addition to the engaging commentary, Tim provided a delicious lunch of wraps made all...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My wife Susie and I did a 5 hour walk near the Three Sisters with Tread lightly. They were recommended and we can see why! Michael was our guide and was a wealth of information. In fact as the walking tracks are often well posted...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Our travel agent booked us with Tim and Jeff at Treat Lightly Eco tours and we could not have been more pleased! Jeff took us down into the Jamison Valley into the rain forest to see water falls and all kinds of plant life, told...More

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