From windy ridge the downhill trip will take about 8 9kms to walk estimated time 3 hours. The track was very easy compared to cuvier valley last weekend.
I had heard accolades about the tarns and pencil pines of the labyrinth for years from graham.
Pine valley tasmania. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year round. It took us quite a bit longer. Quite a lot of boardwalk and firm earth track with almost no mud.
As we made our way along a steady stream of overland hikers were making their way to narcissus camp. It is a part of the region off the track in a deep valley surrounded by mountains and plateaus. A relaxing place to rest and dream.
Pine valley if the lure of the tassie wilds is becoming too much but you are concerned about biting off more than you can chew. Nestled so close in nature made pine valley hut a perfect base. Just us for the boat ride across lake st.
Pine valley tasmania. Clair is australia s deepest lake. A mountain standing 1 481m above sea level it is infamous for its towering dolomite peaks and walls which make the summit a difficult feat for even the most seasoned hiker.
The 10km walk from narcissus to pine valley over gentle undulating terrain is far from challenging considering it s tasmania. April school holidays 2018 saw us heading off to the pine valley hut in tasmania s central west. As we arrive on route to the ducane range our nostrils are filled with an earthy aroma and we take the opportunity to explore the extensive cool temperate rainforest understory.
So the lure of such a mystical place and potential for great photos was irresistible. Then pine valley is a great toe dipper. This was a hike up through pine valley in central tasmania and is part of the cradle mt lake st claire national park encompassing the overland track.
Pine valley is not officially part of the overland track. Reasonably straightforward to get to with good facilities means the experience is all the better no control over the weather though. The labyrinth is a 31 9 kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail located near lake st clair tasmania australia that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate.
The acropolis is pine valley s most popular day hike. Access is via lake st clair and pine valley. And around the corner we found pine valley hut.
Pine valley is a fantasy ancient forest world of ferns mosses decay and tall old growth trees. Clair to the start of our hike in to pine valley hut. In order to save 6 hours of walking time it is not a bad idea to catch the lake st clair ferry service which will run you across the lake to narcissus.
The labyrinth tasmania is a maze of tarns lakes and fantastically named mountains in the heart of tasmania s wilderness.