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Mount Field National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Yes, I had to google it, haha. This was a surprise - we went to Mount Field to walk around the lake at the bottom and go to some falls, but we saw a sign that said 'Alpine Hiking'. We followed the track to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Camfresh
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Wonderful views in a beautiful part of Tasmania. Walk is not too long and once at the top you are magically surprised!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

so amazing, wear good hiking boots and be prepared for a quick weather changes. loved the breathtaking views

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jane g
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Title says it all. Some steep sections but a great walk for just about anyone as long as you have the time to stop and rest lol

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Peter U
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The Tarn Shelf Loop trail is an exceptional hike. Massive variety of scenery and natural ecosystems to enjoy. Unfortunately we headed up there in low cloud so didn't get the extensive views we expected but the eerie environment created in the sheltered basin at the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We parked up and headed up to the Tarn shelf on a nice clear and warm day. Fantastic views, clean fresh air and a sense of being alone in nature. Can't recommend highly enough.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank HKGexpat
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

It took eight hours but was well worth it with plenty of photography stops along the way, quite diverse even though there is plenty of tarns. Some had dried up, it would've been nice to have seen them full. We walked from Lake Webster and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AliceR641
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I took a friend on this walk as I've done it before and knew he would love the ever changing variety of scenery. I prefer to start from the lower point heading towards Lake Webster first. This avoids the uninspiring and very draining walk up...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It’s an amazing hike through the tarns, getting lost among glacial rocks and experiencing the sheer beauty of history and nature. It’s a hike for time travelers and the adventurous! We did the full day circuit which took us a good 8hours, where the last...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank JanKoh123
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The tarn shelf is a memorable day walk with something for everyone. The short walks around Russell Falls are delightful, but for me, the highlight of Mt Field is the drive to lake Dobson and the longer walks above the tree line. We walked the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank NorrieCarol912
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