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


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.