Hanmer Forest, Hanmer Springs

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Forest Nature / Park
Immerse yourself in nature at Hanmer Forest, a conservation area covering 13,000 hectares (32123.7 acres) of both indigenous and exotic trees, overlooked by mountains. Take a leisurely stroll or bike ride along the carefully maintained paths that crisscross the forest, keeping an eye out for the abundant avian wildlife that populate the trees. Adventurous types can tackle hiking trails that climb past tumbling waterfalls and into the alpine zone, or take to the designated mountain bike trails and downhill biking routes. Don't forget to bring sturdy footwear with you if heading up a mountainous route. Using our online itinerary creator, Hanmer Springs attractions like Hanmer Forest can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We recently visited Hanmer Springs for the second time and looked forward to spending time in the delightful forest/park that hugs the town. It was wonderful to see families and mountain bike riders e...  more »
  • A plantation of European trees laid out on a bit of a grid - perfect for a stroll for all ages, bikes and dogs welcome. The colours in Autumn are spectacular.  more »
  • Take the walk to the waterfall. It's a long way about 2.5 hours and its hard uphill walking but worth it when you get there. Lovely forest walks, there are also bridal and bike tracks.  more »