Hanmer Forest, Hanmer Springs

(4.8/5 based on 220+ 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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  • beautiful scenic hike through the forest you can trek up a mountain to a waterfall which is definately worth it. Looks like that from the herbal essences advert and you can literally shower under it. ...  more »
  • My wife and I always like going into the forest walks at Hanmer Springs. Pick up a map and choose 1 or 2 that suit your time you want to spend, and your mood and the season. Great walks on the flat ar...  more »
  • I was jogging here twice: it has. varying paths that are well signalled. It has maps for orientation and at a Board in the Woods, which explains one one of the trees, and so on.
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