Horseshoe Falls, Mount Field National Park

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The Horseshoe Falls, a tieredcascade waterfall, is located in the Central Highlands region of Tasmania, Australia.Location and featuresThe Horseshoe Falls are situated in the Mount Field National Park, 100m upstream of Russell Falls, approximately northwest of Hobart via the Brooker Highway to and are a popular tourist attraction. The waterfall descends over horizontal marine Permian siltstone benches, while the vertical faces of the falls are composed of resistant sandstone layers.
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  • This is only a short walk further on from Russell Falls but accessed up stairs and a slope. It also continues on a loop to Tall Trees. I suspect that many people miss these out as they don't feature i...  more »
  • Simply beautiful. The walk up the stairs is doable even for the unfit, just take advantage of the benches along the way to catch your breath. Definitely worth the effort!  more »
  • Once you've seen enough of Russell Falls, start climbing the stairs. It's not a really hard climb for bushwalkers, but families with small kids may want to think twice on a hot day. Horseshoe Falls ar...  more »