We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Nut State Reserve

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Browns Road, Stanley, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 3 6458 1286
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 125.57*
and up
Stanley and The Nut Day Trip from Devonport, Ulverstone or Burnie
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 614 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 382
    Excellent
  • 201
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Great Views

The short sharp walk to the top is worth it for the views. There is lots of wildlife to been seen, they are comfortable having people in their space and you can get close to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Travellingmac_9
,
Victoria, Australia
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

614 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 601: English reviews
Victoria, Australia
Level Contributor
16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The short sharp walk to the top is worth it for the views. There is lots of wildlife to been seen, they are comfortable having people in their space and you can get close to them. It can be very windy but the 360 degree views are amazing.

Helpful?
Thank Travellingmac_9
Camden, Australia
Level Contributor
102 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place- very different to most places. We caught the chair lift up and was so glad we did (we walked down). The walk around is littered with majestic views of the coastline. The chairlift up with 4 kids and 2 adults was $30 but it was worth it as the walk up is steep and with the wind can... More 

Helpful?
Thank Trent S
Level Contributor
19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing! We walked the Nut every day we were here. Stunning and lots of pademelons and wallabys seen on every walk. Tracks are well maintained. A must see

Helpful?
Thank Kerryhouston123
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a park. It is a walk. It is 5 stars for a short walk, and stunning views. 21 characters to go..

Helpful?
Thank sss72
Newcastle, Australia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The walk was amazing. Our 6 and 9 year olds walked the distance no worries. The tracks are well maintained and each lookout offered breathtaking views. Facilities were good. Cafe offers some great souvenirs.

Helpful?
Thank AngelaH355
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
66 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Although we were there on a holiday & the lift was closed, it was breathtaking! The climb up was a bit steep but well worth it!

Helpful?
Thank Amber S
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Climbing the nut is well worth the effort. You can take the chair lift but the exercise is good. Great views all around Stanley.

Helpful?
Thank Lesley Mark R
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We climbed up and down The Nut rather than using the chairlift. It was great exercise and the views all around the circuit walk are wonderful! I was surprised at the variation in vegetation as we made our way around.

Helpful?
Thank SharonMusical
Albury, Australia
Level Contributor
41 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy walking once up the top. Provides great views of the area. Well worth the visit, steep climb or take the chair lift.

Helpful?
Thank macfamily500
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
44 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Steep enough to take the chair - $30 for a family. Wonderful walking around the top - look out for mutton bird nests and the friendly pademelons in the forest glade.

Helpful?
Thank Keirin J

Travellers who viewed The Nut State Reserve also viewed

 

Been to The Nut State Reserve? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Nut State Reserve and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
South Australia, Australia
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from The Nut State Reserve staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?