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Lake Oberon Explorer

Lake Oberon sits at an elevation of about 800m in the Western Arthur Range of Tasmania. It is the most photographed and spoken about lake on the range and it is deserved of a visit to see why.

This tour best introduces you to the range without doing the full 10 day traverse or negotiating the rougher and more exposed sections beyond Lake Oberon.

Your walk starts at Scotts Peak Dam and climbs up onto the Western Arthur Range past Lake Cygnus, Mount Hayes and Square Lake to Lake Oberon.

You’ll have the opportunity to do many side trips to numerous summits along your skyline traverse and relax around the many beautiful tannin-stained lakes.

You’ll visit Mt Orion and Mt Pegasus (track goes up through a rock) as day walks, camp beside pristine lakes and be amazed at the geological wonderment of what is part of the “best ridge walk” in Australia.

The Western Arthurs and Lake Oberon is a special place that is never forgotten.

This tour is best suited for reasonably fit people and you will be required to carry a share of the food and equipment.

This walk is over six days and returns back along the same route as our approach. Alternatively if you are interested in the complete traverse along the range, please give us a call to discuss this option.

Price:

$1895.00 per person

Departure Dates:

2018

9th Jan – 14th Jan
20th Feb – 25th Feb
13th Mar – 18th Mar

Duration:

5 nights / 6 days

Group Size:

6 clients / 2 guides

Inclusions

Bus transfers from your motel and back to Hobart, all food and drinks, accommodation, group equipment, National Park passes, 2 friendly and knowledgeable guides, beautiful scenery and wildlife, fun, small groups.

How to book:

Bookings are essential. Please Phone 0400 882 742 or please book online via the book now button on this page.

Things you should know:

At the booking stage you will receive from us a gear list of what to bring. You must bring all the items on the gear list, as the weather in Tasmania can be changeable.

You will be required to fill out a Travel Profile informing us of your dietary requirements, medical conditions and sign an activity indemnity waiver. We reserve the right to alter, delay or cancel a tour due to extreme weather conditions, bushfires or sudden track closures.

Refunds and Cancellations - If for some reason you are not able to partake in the booked tour / activity and you wish to cancel, our refund policy is as follows: Cancelling for tours / expeditions up to six weeks prior: A full refund less the 10% booking fee will be refunded. From 6 weeks to 3 weeks prior: a 50% refund will be given. Up to 3 weeks prior to the tour no refund is due. If you wish to transfer your booking to another date this can be done up to 6 weeks prior only. *Deposits are non-refundable.

Minimum numbers apply.

Itinerary

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