• Length: 34.4km

  • Duration: 2-3 days

  • Grade: 3-4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Telegraph Saddle

  • End: Telegraph Saddle

  • Location: Wilsons Promontory National Park

  • Closest Town: Yanakie

  • Distance from CBD: 225km

  • State: VIC

  • Latitude: -39.03259272

  • Longitude: 146.3556057

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Wilsons Promontory - Refuge Cove is a 34.4km, grade 3-4 return hike, located in Wilsons Promontory National Park, Victoria. The hike should take approximately 2-3 days to complete.

Hike Summary

This Wilsons Promontory - Refuge Cove hike visits a stunning, secluded beach situated on the eastern side of the Prom accessible via walking track from Sealers Cove to the north or Little Waterloo Bay to the south. The track between Sealers Cove and Refuge Cove offers many great views. Refuge Cove campsite, located at the southern end of the cove, is surrounded by lush vegetation and is within close proximity to the water.

GPX File

Total distance: 34453 m
Max elevation: 340 m
Min elevation: 6 m
Total climbing: 2082 m
Total descent: -2082 m
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37 thoughts on “Wilsons Promontory – Refuge Cove (34.4km)

    1. Megan Nielsen looks amazing!! ? this has been on my list from the start but I just haven’t had a chance to do it but this summer is the year ?

    1. Jiemba Tarni ah ha! This is what you mentioned to us. Looks good, I like the sound of lodges rather than camp site ? it is Melbourne haha

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