Conical Hill, Hanmer Springs

Climb the winding track to the top of Conical Hill to take in sweeping views of the alpine skyline and pine-covered slopes. Runners appreciate the gentle incline and the well-maintained path, while cyclists take advantage of several bike trails in the area. If you wish to prolong your walk in the fresh air, take a detour through the nearby forest. Use our Hanmer Springs day trip website to arrange your visit to Conical Hill and other attractions in Hanmer Springs.
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  • A decent walk for two not-so-fit travellers. Winding path is well maintained, has plenty of rest stops, and the views from the top were good enough to give us a sense of achievement, and to discard a ...  more »
  • Accidentally ended up doing the Majuba walk as well as the Conical Hill walk. Took a lot longer but more accomplishment completing it! Views from the top were amazing! Will definitely do it again!  more »
  • This is a great walk. Doesn’t take long, about 30 minutes up a relatively steep incline. 15 minutes down the hill. We walked with my 10 year old and she had no problem. Other teenage kids were jogging...  more »

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Where to stay in Hanmer Springs

A good range of accommodations are available in Hanmer Springs, many of which cluster around the Amuri Avenue thoroughfare. As a resort town, it caters to a range of different visitors year-round, so you have your pick from luxury hotels to backpacker hostels and convenient motels. Farther out, you'll find RV parks and spa resorts. Pre-booking may be advisable during peak seasons.
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