The trail follows the route of a former logging tram line so there are no steep hills. There are patches of rainforest and its generally a lush environment even in mid-summer. Wielangta is a local Aboriginal name meaning tall trees.
For more information on this trail see the book Rail Trails of Tasmania.
- Wielangta State Forest
- 75km East of Hobart
- Surface – Compacted earth
- Terrain –
For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.