Lake St. Clair, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

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Lake St. Clair was formed ages ago by glaciation and is part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. See the fringing forests, mountains, and trails reflected in the calm, deep waters of a lake that attracts adventure seekers from around the world. The lake forms the southern access for the Cradle Mountain National Park, which is noted for its many hiking trails, such as the well-known Overland trail. This trail, 65 kilometers (40 mi) long, runs through an area of wild landscapes, ancient rain forests, and diverse animal habitats. Hike any one or all of the marked trails around or near the lake to explore a distinctive animal world, which includes pademelons, wallabies, quolls, wombats, ravens, and possums. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Lake St. Clair and many more Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park travel itinerary maker.
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  • Peaceful & stunning views. A place for nature lovers. Get put and about and explore the numerous walking tracks.  more »
  • It's a yes from us, we were able to visit after lunch time due to the road being closed due to snow and ice. What a great wait, took some great photos and walked for hours in the snow. The boat shed w...  more »
  • It had just snowed when we arrived. Surrounds were magnificent. Drank hot chocolate, mochas and ate delicious scones around fireplace in local cafe.  more »

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