Spray Tunnel and Comstock Tramways
  • Length: 6km

  • Duration: 2hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: One Way

  • Start: Zeehan 

  • End: Spray Tunnel and Comstock

  • Location: West Coast Tasmania

  • Closest Town: Zeehan 

  • Distance from CBD: 296km

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -41.89623628

  • Longitude: 145.3279912

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Vehicle Ford

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Picnic Shelter

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Timber Boardwalk

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Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

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Rainforest Walk

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Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

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Bush Bashing

River Crossings

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Spray Tunnel and Comstock Tramways is a 6km, grade 3 One Way hike located in West Coast Tasmania Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 2hrs to complete.

Summary

This trail follows four connected disused mining tramways, one with a tunnel.

A line of bollards now separates the gravel car park from the tunnel and a neatly grassed picnic ground surrounding a plaque describing the history of mining in that area. A timber walkway leads you from the picnic ground, through the tunnel to the road at the northern end.

Part way along the car park access road is a track which lets you continue to Comstock by 4WD or bicycle, or on foot.

Notes

Zeehan to Spray Tunnel and Comstock in West Coast Tasmania

Zeehan Area, 296km from Hobart

Compacted earth

Hilly


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

 

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