Tarkine Wilderness Walks

Nature and wildlife

Escorted Rainforest Walks – All visitors welcome!
Located just 35 minutes from Burnie Airport Tarkine Wilderness Lodge offers walks through the pristine Tarkine Rainforest. Your hosts at the Tarkine Wilderness Lodge are experienced guides who can escort you on a safe, yet breathtaking stroll through the largest temperate rainforests in the southern hemisphere, providing visitors with plenty of information on this ancient 60 million year old forest home to many threatened and endangered species.
During your walk you will see a large variety of plant species ranging from tall Eucalyptus, giant Myrtles, Sassafras, Blackwood and an abundance of ferns, mosses and lichens. Also the vast variety of wildlife in their natural habitat. The various walking tracks meander gently under the rainforest canopy and pass by several small creeks and rivers. An experience that will stay in your memory forever. Some of our popular walks include ‘Mother Earths Great Gums Track’, ‘The Heritage Track’ and ‘The Double Dip Track’ to name a few.

Facilities

Advanced Ecotourism Certified Carpark Disabled access available Family Friendly Nature and wildlife Non Smoking Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation The Ecotourism Association of Australia Tourism Council Australia Visitor Information Centre Walking and Biking Tours

Services

From $35 to $55

Escorted Rainforest Walks – All visitors welcome
Located just 35 minutes from Burnie Airport Tarkine Wilderness Lodge offers walks through the pristine Tarkine Rainforest. Experienced guides will escort you on a safe, yet breathtaking stroll through the largest temperate rainforests in the southern hemisphere, providing visitors with plenty of information on this ancient 60 million year old forest home to many threatened and endangered species.
During your walk you will see a large variety of plant species ranging from tall Eucalyptus, giant Myrtles, Sassafras, Blackwood and an abundance of ferns, mosses and lichens. Also the vast variety of wildlife in their natural habitat. The various walking tracks meander gently under the rainforest canopy and pass by several small creeks and rivers. An experience that will stay in your memory forever.
Walks depart from the Tarkine Wilderness Lodge at 10.30am and cost $35 per person or $55 per person including BBQ lunch served at 1pm. Group bookings are also welcome. *All walks are subject to availability and weather conditions. To avoid disappointment bookings are essential.

Carpark Family Friendly Non Smoking Public Toilet

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