Mystery Creek Cave Trail
  • Length: 2km

  • Duration: 1hr

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Lune River

  • End: Lune River

  • Closest Town: Lune River

  • Location: South Eastern Tasmania

  • Distance from state capital: 109km

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -43.46143541

  • Longitude: 146.8595648


Mystery Creek Cave Trail is a 2km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in South Eastern Tasmania Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 1hrs to complete.


The Mystery Creek Cave Trail is in the World Heritage Area. It’s well marked and follows the routeof a tramway to the remains of a limestone quarry and to the entrance of the Mystery Creek Cave, part of the Ida Bay Caves.

A visit to the trail can be combined with a ride on the Ida Bay Railway. The railway still operates on the lower section of the tramway which carried stone from the quarry to the nearby harbour.

For more information on this trail see the book Rail Trails of Tasmania.


Lune River in South Eastern Tasmania

109km South of Hobart

Compacted earth


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