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Glorious view of the Pieman River and Great Southern Ocean

The 4 hour estimate is accurate. Our party took 5 hours and that included doing to eat and less... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael P
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Ottawa, Canada
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Stunning views! Plus bonus phone reception ;)

Well-worth the hike up following the well-marked track heading through a number of different... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
GratitudeTravels
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Melbourne
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 4 hour estimate is accurate. Our party took 5 hours and that included doing to eat and less than ideal weather. The view from the top is with it.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Well-worth the hike up following the well-marked track heading through a number of different environments from the temperate rainforest to the button grass plains, it's up hill pretty much all the way! Take it slow and keep looking back to enjoy the view of the...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Very diverse walk thru rainforest and up buttongrass peaks above the tree line. Very changeable weather in this terrain so carry a wind/waterproof jacket. 360deg views of the Tarkine, Pieman River, Huon pine forests, horizon to horizon. Take a good camera as well as your...More

1  Thank ballantrae2
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The well marked path starts in the forest then changes to open grass lands. It's up hill all the way, but its worth stopping often to appreciate the views as you get your breathe back. About half way up the Savage and Pieman Rivers come...More

1  Thank MadamJosephine
Reviewed 21 December 2016

With all the people we saw on Mt Donaldson we were surprised that we are only the second review on here. Good hike up to the top, kind of a bush walk, not a clear path like Cradle has but makes you feel more with...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a great bushwalk up to Mt Donaldson, through a range of diverse landscapes and ecology. It is a constant uphill climb to the top, rewarded by stunning views, and needs a moderate level of fitness. I found it helpful to have walking poles,...More

3  Thank MelanieReid
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