Mole Creek
  • Length: 10km

  • Duration: 3hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Mole Creek

  • End: Mole Creek

  • Closest Town: Mole Creek

  • Location: Northern Tasmania

  • Distance from state capital: 254km

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -41.557023

  • Longitude: 146.410256

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

No Defined Trail

Manual Wheelchair

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Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

Trail Markers

Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Mole Creek is a 10km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Northern Tasmania Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.


This is a proposed rail trail and is not yet open. It is one of the potential Rail Trails identified throughout TAS.

Mole Creek is an attractive township in a valley on the route to Cradle Mountain.

The station precinct is of interest if in the area.

It includes some interpretive signage.

The line to Mole Creek branched off from Lemana Junction near Deloraine and opened in 1890.  Timber pulp traffic kept it going longer than many other similar branchlines until 1985.


Mole Creek in Northern Tasmania

Northern Tasmania

For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.