North Mount Lyell Rail Trail is a 12km, grade 3 One Way hike located in West Coast Tasmania Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.
This great trail follows a historic former railway route through lovely rainforest inside te World Heritage Area. Kelly Basin and Pillinger are historic town sites on the shores of Macquarie Harbour. A 5km section from the Bird River turnoff to Bird River is suitable for 4WD and bicycles. From Bird River the trail is for walking only. Allow a full day for the walk to Pillinger.
Bird River to Kelly Basin and Pillinger in West Coast Tasmania
South of Queenstown: through Lynchford and over Mt Jukes. , 290km from Hobart
For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.