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Tasmania is incredibly popular with bushwalkers due to the huge range of hikes and walks on offer to suit all fitness levels, experience and time frames.

North West Coast & King Island: Calcified Forest (King Is.), The Nut, Fern Glade, Leven Canyo Lookout, Alum Cliffs and Springlawn Nature Walk

Leven Canyon Lookout

By |2020-11-19T17:34:16+13:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

One of the most spectacular and panoramic views to be found in Tasmania, and one that is so easy to access - which so often is not the case.

Alum Cliffs

By |2020-11-19T17:34:24+13:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Alum Cliffs walk is rated at Level 2 and is suitable for most levels of fitness. It is generally a dry track and has quite a gentle uphill.

Calcified Forest (King Is.)

By |2020-11-19T17:34:33+13:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

King Island has another claim to fame, beyond its 57 shipwrecks, and the Southern Hemispheres tallest lighthouse (48m) at Cape Wickham.

Fern Glade

By |2020-11-19T17:30:47+13:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Fern Glade on the outskirts of Burnie, is a wonderful, relaxing reserve featuring a short walk suitable for people of all ages.

The Nut

By |2020-11-16T10:14:32+13:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Aptly named Nut towers over the beautiful and quaint village of Stanley. The Nut is volcanic rock which rises 152 metres above Bass Straight.

Springlawn Nature Walk

By |2020-11-16T10:07:26+13:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: North West Coast & King Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A half-hour’s drive from Devonport is the Narawntapu National Park and the Springlawn Nature Walk, a great favourite of birdwatchers.

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