Overland Track - Walking - Side Tracks

Side Tracks

There are a number of side trips that can be undertaken while on the Overland Track. From north to south these are:

  • Cradle Mountain Summit - 2 km, 2–3 hours return.
  • Barn Bluff - 7 km, 3–4 hours return.
  • Lake Will - 3 km, 1 hour return.
  • Mount Pelion West - 6 km, 5–6 hours return.
  • Old Pelion Hut (with swimming hole) - 1 km, 25 minutes return
  • Mount Oakleigh - 8 km, 4–5 hours return.
  • Mount Ossa - 6 km, 3.5-4.5 hours return.
  • Mount Pelion East
  • Pine Valley, Tasmania
    • The Acropolis
    • The Labyrinth
  • Ferguson Falls and D'alton Falls - 1 km, 1-1.5 hours return.
  • Hartnett Falls - 1.5 km, 1 hour return.
  • Mount Rufus

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