10 Best Day Hikes in Tasmania
With so many diverse and interesting landscapes to explore, Tasmania is not short on quality hiking options. Ranging from sweeping mountain ranges, swathes of temperate rainforest, dramatic coastal scenery, raging waterfalls and everything in-between, I've compiled a list of the best day hikes in Tasmania from the places I've visited over my travels to this wild and wonderful state. With a few pockets of the island left to explore, this list will change in the future, with Cradle Mountain sure to make the list soon.
I hope you find the list useful and be sure to click onto the individual pages for more information, maps, photos and an account of my time on the hike.
Tarn Shelf Circuit
Mount Field National Park
Length - 15.6km
Vertical Climb - 604m
Time - 5-8 Hours
A stunning alpine walk, the Tarn Shelf Circuit visits the lower lakes before a big climb past Twilight Hut, where you explore a series of alpine tarns providing stunning views of the surrounding national park.