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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  • So, a family of four with two fit teens and one slower than average dad (plus a very capable mum) managed this on a cooler day over summer. There were plenty of spaces for dad to catch his breath, and...  more »
  • I also walk this hill when i visit hanmer. It is a quick hour walk, easy gradient for all ages. Great viewing spot at top.  more »
  • I was reluctant to begin this walk as I am not a fan of hill walks but I was so glad I did it. It is a pretty relaxed walk once you get going with plenty of rest stops and the view at the top is well ...  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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