Hanmer Forest, Hanmer Springs
(4.8/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Well laid out delightful tracks. Separate river walk for dogs. The trees are well labelled with their history and usage. 
  • Lots of tracks for walking and biking. You can hire bikes in the village and the tracks good for beginners. Very sheltered in the woods if it's raining. 
  • These were why we stayed and I'd been before. Plenty of room for a large crowd, well organised with lockers, good changing rooms, towel hire, kids slides and a large variety of pools and temperatures,...  more »