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Long Island Resort and Tropical Hike - Whitsunday Islands

If you make it to the resort for a tropical vacation make sure you walk the ridge for fantastic views of the Whitsundays
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 1.5 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
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Overview :  The Long Island Resort is one of the top resorts of the Whitsunday Island Chain off the coast of Australia. I'm not going to go into ... more »

Tips:  Directions...
Well, there are a multitude of ways to get to the Island but the best is by sailboat. I'll let you click the links... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Long Island Resort

This resort, formerly called Club Crocodile when I was there, is absolutely amazing. Wallabees will be jumping around and you will be able to relax on a beautiful tropical beach with palm trees around you. There is a bar in the pool for the party animals as well as jetski rentals and even wakeboarding. When you are ready for a more peaceful... More

2. The trail

I'm not sure exactly where the trail starts but I know you will find sings for the trail around the mid section of the island between the two beaches. From here it will head either upward or to the other side then upward as this track shows. There will be signs and trust me, the island really isn't that big where you'll find yourself horribly... More

3. Ridge Views

From various spots along the ridge the rainforest will open up allowing you great views out over the ocean towards the other Whitsunday Islands.