Best Introductory Treks

Explore the magnificent Bay Of Fires coastline | Tourism Tasmania Anson Smart
Explore the magnificent Bay Of Fires coastline | Tourism Tasmania Anson Smart
 
 
A walk in the park is one thing, but a trek into remote regions of Australia is another. If you’re a newbie when it comes to trekking, or looking for the perfect introductory hike that will give you a relaxed yet complete immersion into the wilderness, check out our top introductory hikes! Hidden in this fascinating selection of trips are plenitude of trails that showcase the alluring charm and appeal of trekking some of Australia’s most exceptional locations. Whether you’re traversing the spectacular coastline of Western Australia’s Cape to Cape, embarking on a short and blissfully sweet Larapinta Experience in Comfort, or exploring the beautiful and pristine Flinders Island, these walks are accessible for beginners – and better yet – absolutely fantastic! So, what are you waiting for? Here are our seven top Australian walking adventures for beginners. 
 
 
Larapinta Experience In Comfort Duration: 3 days Difficulty: Introductory to Moderate Best Season: April - September   While the complete Larapinta Trail spans 223kms over 14 days, the Larapinta Experience in Comfort is the perfect option for those short on time who still want to experience the highlights of the trail in relative comfort! Walking between 7-18 kms each day, you’ll visit the spectacular Simpson’s Gap, Standley Chasm Loop Walk, Serpentine Gorge, the colourful Ochre Pits and the expansive Ormiston Gorge. Exclusive to our clients, the Larapinta Experience in Comfort spends evenings at our semi-permanent campsites - a relaxing respite at the end of the day, with amenities such as a hot shower that make it feel like glamping, while still embracing the outback charm and wilderness. Book on the Larapinta Experience In Comfort today.
 
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Cape To Cape Track Walk Duration: 8 days Difficulty: Introductory to Moderate Best Season: September, October, March and April The Cape to Cape walk is an eight day adventure that consists of day walks between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin on the Margaret River coastline. Carrying only a backpack, these day walks can be up to 20kms a day – but are vehicle supported and evenings are spent in relaxing accommodation each night. Book on the Cape To Cape Track Walk today. 
 
 
Flinders Island Walking Adventure Duration: 6 days Difficulty: Introductory to Moderate Best Season: November – February Rugged, rural, remote.... and.... refreshing! The Flinders Island Walking Adventure is a 6 day walking trip that introduces trekkers to a diverse itinerary that explores the island’s most spectacular landscapes. Perfect vistas? Check! Abundant Wildlife? You bet! Spectacular scenery? We bet our money on it! Carrying only a daypack, walk through the stunning ecosystems, from dunes and lagoons to woodland and mountainous granite ridges. Best of all, stay in our semi-permanent campsites each evening, where our guides will prepare delicious meals for you while you stargaze. Book on the Flinders Island Walking Adventure today.
 
 
Cradle Mountain Short Escape Duration: 3 days Difficulty: Adventure Touring Best Season: October, December, January, April The iconic Cradle Mountain National Park is yours over three days as you explore the areas exciting lookouts on this easy and short walk. Carrying just a daypack, this exciting itinerary is the perfect introduction to active travel, and suitable for families as well as people new to trekking. Including an optional ascent of Cradle Mountain (weather permitting), this series of stunning walks is a great way to spend three days in Tasmania! Book on the Cradle Mountain Short Escape today. 
 
 
Bay Of Fires Lodge Walk Duration: 4 days Difficulty: Introductory to Moderate Best Season: October – May What’s better than a four day exploration of the Bay of Fires in Tasmania? Combining it with accommodation at the award-winning Bay of Fires Lodge! The Bay of Fires Lodge Walk is an awe-inspiring escape as you explore deserted beaches, coves, sand dunes and the rich biodiversity of the nearby woodlands. Carrying only a daypack, your days will be filled with wildlife-viewing, stunning vistas and picture-perfect photographic opportunities, while your evenings are spent relaxing at the luxurious Bay Of Forest Lodge, dining on scrumptious meals and trying to work out why it took you so long to book this trip in the first place! Book on the Bay Of Fires Lodge Walk today.  
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