Franklin River Nature Trail, Tasmania

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A hike along Franklin River Nature Trail offers a look at one of the wildest rivers meandering through the aptly named Wild Rivers National Park. The area features picnic tables, restrooms, and paths through a pristine rainforest flanking the scenic Franklin and Surprise Rivers. To visit Franklin River Nature Trail on your holiday in Tarraleah, and find out what else Tarraleah has to offer, use our Tarraleah trip planner .
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  • There are so many forest walks along the way that it could take days to cover a short distance to do them all justice. This one starts by the Franklin, one of Tassie's magic rivers, then bends back in...  more »
  • The nature trail is a 30 minute walk in the rain forest by the Franklin river and the Surprise river. We saw mushrooms in various colors: yellow, orange, blue, red. Almost everything is covered with g...  more »
  • This is a truely amazing experience that I am happy to recommend to anyone wanting a genuinely unique and memorable trip. If you are Rafting down this beautiful river, through untouched wilderness wit...  more »

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