Alum Cliffs Lookout Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 1.6km

  • Duration: 50mins

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Mersey Hills Road

  • End: Mersey Hills Road

  • Closest Town: Mole Creek

  • Location: Alum Cliffs State Reserve

  • Distance from state capital: 251km

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -41.539133

  • Longitude: 146.430502

Alum Cliffs Lookout is a 1.6km, grade 2 Return hike located in Alum Cliffs State Reserve Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 50mins to complete.

Summary

Enjoy a quiet country stroll to a forest lookout perched high above the Mersey River, as it flows beneath the Alum cliffs. Combine this walk with a visit to the Mole Creek caves.

Highlights

The Alum Cliffs are within the Alum Cliffs State Reserve and form a part of the Gog Range.

Region

The North West Coast and King Island

Getting there

Travel via Deloraine or Sheffield. The Alum Cliffs track is reached, via a signed loop road, from road B12 between the townships of Mole Creek and Chudleigh.

Tips

Closest facilities are located in Chudleigh and Mole Creek.

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Track is generally dry underfoot and has some gentle uphill sections.

Supervise children, hazardous cliffs, unprotected track edges.

No pets, firearms or bicycles.

 

Total distance: 1531 m
Max elevation: 418 m
Min elevation: 345 m
Total climbing: 103 m
Total descent: -103 m
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For more information about this hiking trail please visit Parks and Wildlife Service Tasmania