Travellers' Tales

We invite you to share your stories with us at Cradle Huts Travellers' Tales. We believe in travel that is personal and passionate, and hope that in taking a journey with us you have experienced a little piece of Tasmania's nature.

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Diane Ayscough Jan. 19, 2016

Hi Everyone, My trip to walk the Overland Track. The Overland Track Walk was absolutely amazing, the best and most challenging thing I have ever done and just like being in another world. Maybe it was a sample of heaven because I cannot imagine anything better! Had I known the degree of challenge that was before me I may have thought I was not capable of achieving it, but I am really glad I did ...

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Chris Zyner Dec. 26, 2015

I was introduced to true nature and wilderness. With no telephone or e - mail access the experience was so much more rewarding and precious. I was fortunate enough to be escorted by two of the best guides I have ever had - Tom Keith and Emily Johnston. The guys were so knowledgeable about every aspect of our journey - the flora, the fauna, the people that opened up this magnificent part of the world ...

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Caroline Nov. 4, 2015

My husband and I really enjoyed our 6 day Overland track walk to mark my 50th birthday. Although reasonably fit I set off with some trepidation about how we would cope with the weather and track conditions. As it turned out we had the best weather - mostly warm (high 15) with clear blue skies (and consequent crisp frosty mornings). We did have half a day of snow and rain. Lunch at Mt Doris whilst ...

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Lisa R, Lynn, Trish, Karyn, Deb, Cathy, Lisa L & Claire April 26, 2015

The amazing view atop Mt Ossa The 8 of us walked the Overland Track in February and it was the experience of a lifetime - one that we will remember forever. Blessed with perfect weather - warm on day one; wet ...

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Peter Buckman April 15, 2015

About to head off on our adventure Our Cradle Mountains Huts walk was everything we were hoping for and more. Our group of ten oldies from Western Australia loved every minute of the track and the huts. Our guides Jen and Matt ...

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Jill April 8, 2015

Amazing,amazing,amazing.... We were a group of old friends from school,all turning 60 this year,so lets set out on an adventure to celebrate..... A bit unsure if I'd meet the challenge,but I did it and my life has changed forever. Nick and Polly were the best,in every way. So lucky to have met such inspiring,enthusiastic young people. Thank you for taking us on this incredible journey.

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Nicola Hart March 12, 2015

On top of the world (Mount Ossa with snow) We have just completed the most amazing 6 day Overland Adventure Walk. To say it was spectacularly beautiful and constantly changing is to underestimate the experience. I was lucky enough to complete the walk with ...

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Sallyanne Miller March 6, 2015

D'Alton Falls I had never hiked anywhere before I did this walk AND, I grew up in Tassie and had never been to Cradle. So, this was a really special walk for me and Alice and Mitch ...

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Linda Jan. 29, 2015

Cradle Mountain Summit We spent Christmas on the 6 day Adventure Tour. Our guides Mitch and Alice were wonderful. They were knowledgeable and so much fun. We learned a lot about the area's history and natural flora/fauna from ...

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Carol Dec. 22, 2014

I have just returned after completing the Cradle Mountain Huts 6 day walk. I just wanted to express my personal thanks in particular to our wonderful guides Anna and Nick. Not only were we looked after beautifully but both guides displayed a wealth of knowledge of Tasmania's history, flora and fauna. The walk was challenging but incredibly rewarding, the huts were cosy and well equiped with loads of interesting books and the local Tasmanian food ...

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