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The Dales Hiking Trail

Kalgoorlie Road, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
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A Good Hiking Trail

My family joined the Indian Ocean Experiences Tour for the Dales Hiking Trail. We had a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
leesharon2709
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Singapore, Singapore
Excellent Walk!

A great walk, especially if you get off the boardwalks and tracks and follow the "dales" down to... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Brett D
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“great walk” (2 reviews)
“cool off” (2 reviews)
“blue crab” (2 reviews)
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Kalgoorlie Road, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

My family joined the Indian Ocean Experiences Tour for the Dales Hiking Trail. We had a wonderful time of exploring the forestry and looking for the different types of crabs, particularly the Robber Crabs. It was a nice hike ending at the waterfall to cool...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

A great walk, especially if you get off the boardwalks and tracks and follow the "dales" down to the sea.

Thank Brett D
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was a surprising and special discovery for me. Just 18km from the settlement, but right on the other side of the Island, down an easy 4WD track for the last couple of km, there is a clearly marked entrance to a walking trail to...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Great trail with a lovely waterfall at the end to cool off, Great walkways with information along the way about the different crabs and birds and plants.

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is a stiff walk through the bush but it is a beautiful spot and with a side bar of being able to wash down in the Waterfall it was excellent on a hot day. Take lunch and spend the day walking the dales. You...More

Thank Vic H
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

You really need to hire at car ta the airport when you arrive on Christmas Island. that way you can get to most of the scenic spots. Currently the road to Tain Jen Temple is closed until 2017 while they stabilise a rock fall. We...More

Thank AnniefromHotham
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

We had a hours walk to the Dale Falls and back. Walkway was above ground most of the way but you had to dodge the ever present crabs. Take mozzie repellant and towel after a shower in the falls

Thank Rod P
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

In a rainforest, clambering down a mini-gorge towards a deserted piece of coastline with robber crabs and blue crabs for company. Disturbing twenty big robber crabs on your way to a waterfall. Getting to coastal lookouts with no evidence that you aren't the only person...More

Thank Waddler
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