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Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

Lord Howe Island, Australia
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Walks Galore!

We bought the LHI Ramblers book by Ian Hutton from the tourist information centre to assist us in... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
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Loads of walking trails tailored to your fitness level

Lord Howe Island has many walking trails that vary in difficulty. They are well maintained and... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Julie K
Taree, Australia
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Lord Howe Island, Australia
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We bought the LHI Ramblers book by Ian Hutton from the tourist information centre to assist us in deciding which walks we felt we could complete as neither of us are regular walkers and having stumbled through the Malabar and Kim's look out walk we...More

Thank TinaBendigo
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Lord Howe Island has many walking trails that vary in difficulty. They are well maintained and provide access to the magic rainforest and views that available on the island. Some are quite difficult, like Mount Gower(guide only) but there are sufficient walks to find one...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

There are many categories so easy to choose for every level. Our children under 12 loved it and although some were challenging they managed to enjoy the experience

Thank Familyof5briz
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I did the little island walk which is an easy flat walk of about 30 minutes through light rainforest and next to the beach. Found it a pleasant walk and after 20 minute bicycle ride to get their was a nice easy going exercise.

Thank Crawfom
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We walked all but 2 of the walking trails over our week on Lord Howe. The level range from easy to an 8 hour very difficult guided hike up Mt Gower. Despite very sore legs and never wanting to see a step again it was...More

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Enjoyed the challenge of the climb yet again. This is a rewarding track for those lacking the ability to complete the Mt Gower track.

Thank lightingphil62
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Well set out with Bike racks and information board at every trail. Varying levels to suit everyone. Beautiful views

Thank Xxccbbyy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

One of the group ventured up lots of more adventurous climbs (Intermediate Hill, Malabar etc) but the other 2 of us enjoyed the easier walks on mostly level ground (Valley of Shadows, Clear Point, Reserve near shops) - plus an excursion to the south of...More

Thank Val S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We're on Lord Howe island in mid June so it was too cold to have a swim. But it was perfect for bushwalking and riding the bike around the island. There are many walking trails, most of them are easy to not-to-hard for me. We...More

Thank ausvie
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lots of hiking for all levels and distance On most of the trails there aren not many hikers around Mt Gower : go,when there is no rain or mist

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Sue G
6 August 2016|
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Response from Diana T | Reviewed this property |
Boots would be best but unless climbing Gower or the Goat House. Sneakers would be fine.
29 July 2015|
Response from RoslynJS | Reviewed this property |
We've ever had any issue with leeches in our many visits to LHI.
6 April 2015|
Response from RoslynJS | Reviewed this property |
Being a small island there'll be changes in the weather within a day. It can shower on & off then be sunny. If it's windy on one side or one end then it will be better on the other side. A spray-jacket is useful. Quoting... More