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Mount Wellington

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Address: Pinnacle Road, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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The mountain is so fantastic the view is out of this world you can see all over Hobart and surrounding areas

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The mountain is so fantastic the view is out of this world you can see all over Hobart and surrounding areas

Thank Victor H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you like walking you'll be spoiled for choice here. I did the walk downhill but there's also a great viewing platform if you don't want to hike. Tracks were well marked and the Lost Freight Cafe at The Springs was a very welcome stop for coffee.

Thank Kathryn L
Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love the view from up here, especially on a really clear day. It's nice to wander around and just take it all in, but take something warm to wear - it gets chilly!

Thank fiona607
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cyclist in Hobart have great choice when it comes to riding. One of the ultimate climbs is the MT Wellington Pinnacle. Its about a 1400m elevation over 20 km from the city. The grade is constant with some steeper sections near the pinnacle. The road condition is good when the weather is dry but can be prone to ice and... More 

Thank Sutton S
Jabiru, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My second visit. The last time there was snow and it was freexing, this time the sun was out and much better. The temperature up here is about 10 degrees Celsius colder at the top than in Hobart. I

Thank Jabiru3828
New Norcia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After a winding 12 km drive you enjoy amazing views. Plenty of vantage points and the boulders are great to climb on.

Thank Cathryn Claire M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is definitely worth braving the drive up the mountain and the cold to get a chance to see the views from the top of Mount Wellington. There is a viewing station which is enclosed and this provides a good break from the wind but do venture down the boardwalks as well as you will see things from a different... More 

Thank Amy S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always love visiting our mountain. Esp. over Nov - Jan when all the wild flowers are out. It is so unpredictable it can be freezing and massively windy or calm and warm, that's its mystique

Thank Vicki D
United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately the day we visited it was foggy and wet, so we got tantalising glimpses of Hobart in between clouds, but nothing from the top. Interesting drive up however and things to see including a waterfall and various plants. Plenty of walking opportunities as well

Thank Julie P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the Middle Track, Pinnacle Track via Zig Zag up. The route is a pretty constant uphill walk so don't expect any respite but if you pick a pace and stick to it you'll be up before you know it. It took us a little over 2 hours but allow 3 if you are a gentler walker or have... More 

Thank mjstyles

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