GASP! Elwick Bay
  • Length: 3.2km

  • Duration: 1hr

  • Grade: 1

  • Style:

  • Start: TBA

  • End: TBA

  • Location: Glenorchy

  • Closest Town: Glenorchy

  • Distance from CBD:

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -42.821503

  • Longitude: 147.271733

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2WD Access

4WD Access

Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

Vehicle Ford

Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

Accessible Toilet

Public Toilets

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Campfire Pit

Camping Area

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

Undefined Trail

Prams & Strollers

Manual Wheelchair

Motorised Wheelchair

Bicycle Trail

Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

Steep Terrain

Bush Bashing

River Crossings

Scenic Viewpoints

Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

Trail Running

Horse Riding

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Hike Summary

A flat scenic walk following the GASP! track from Wilkinsons Point along the Elwick Bay foreshore. A combination of a multi-use concrete path and boardwalk, the route passes through open parkland and wetlands with plenty of seats and shelters along the way. Highlights include scenic vistas, art displays and sculptures and bird watching opportunities. There are numerous access points along the length of the track if a shorter walk is desired. Follow the footpath from the northern end of the track to Berriedale and the magnificent MONA.

Safety

Cross the Brooker Highway safely at the northern end of the track by using the underpass.

About the region

The City of Glenorchy is Tasmania's fourth largest city. Glenorchy is located in the Greater Hobart metropolitan area in Southern Tasmania. It is about 7 km north of Tasmania's capital city, Hobart, and is nestled below the Wellington Range on the western shore of the River Derwent.

Tips

Cross the Brooker Highway safely at the northern end of the track by using the underpass.

GPX File

Total distance: 3168 m
Max elevation: 0 m
Min elevation: 0 m
Total climbing: 0 m
Total descent: 0 m
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