Cradle Mountain

  • Accommodation:
    • Cradle Mountain Hotel
  • Transport:
    • 2.5-hour drive from Launceston
    • Shuttle from village to Dove Lake Carpark
  • Things to see:
    • Cradle Mountain Summit
    • Hansons Peak Marions Lookout
    • Kitchen Hut
  • Tips:
    • Cradle Mountain summit is a 13km, grade 3 circuit hike.
    • The hike takes about 7hrs to complete.
    • The circuit can be taken either way
    • Ensure you know the weather forecast of the day
    • It is long and quite challenging
    • Hiking poles will be useful