Cradle Mountain, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

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One of Tasmania's most visited natural attractions and home to the famous Tasmanian devil, Cradle Mountain draws tourists with its beautiful landscapes and diverse wildlife. The mountain is situated within a national park that encompasses rugged peaks, grasslands, alpine heaths, ancient rainforests, and glacial lakes. Start your hike to the summit from the Dove Lake early in the morning. The climb is long and can be difficult for inexperienced (or out of shape) tourists. When you reach the peak, your effort will be awarded with memorable views over Tasmanian wilderness. Put Cradle Mountain and other Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park attractions into our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip itinerary builder tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Loved cradle mountain. Easy shuttle in and out of Dove Lake from the visitors centre. The circuit took us 1h50min. We weren’t going fast either. Beautiful! Well worth it. We also saw an echindna and a...  more »
  • We paid for a National Parks pass for our trip so going here was a must do. it cost us nothing and we took full advantage of the Free shuttle bus to all the different walking stops, meant that we didn...  more »
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  • Exciting place to take the family. The snow was nice and thick and wildlife were abundant.
  • Amazing place. Great walks. A little confusing regarding entry to the park but the staff at the information center are very helpful.

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