Man by a canyon in Cradle mountains near Cradle Mountain hotel


Things to do at Cradle Mountain

Whether you are feeling bold and adventurous and want to experience hiking Cradle Mountain, or simply want to slowly take in the attractions of the local wildlife, we can help.

If you prefer to go it alone, there are many walking tracks to explore. Grab a pack and a picnic, or simply take a leisurely walk in the beautiful wilderness before returning to the warmth of an open fire.

Tasmanian Devil captured in sanctuary near Cradle Mountain
Guided activities and tours are also available for the adventure seeker or more casual explorer:
  • Devils@Cradle: don’t miss your opportunity for a close encounter with the iconic Tasmanian devil, in our day or night tours.
  • Cradle Mountain Canyons: amazing exploration of the upper reach of the Dove River, including quartzite gorges, fields of button-grass and ancient King Billy pines. 
  • Helicopter flights with Cradle Mountain Helicopters: experience breathtaking views of Fury Gorge, Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake, Crater Lake, Houndslow Heath, Barn Bluff, Mt Emmett, Lake Will, Waterfall Valley, Waldheim the original Weindorfers Chalet and the Overland Track.
  • Horse riding and quad biking tours are operated by Cradle Country Adventures. These tours take you through some of the beautiful areas that surround the Cradle Mountain – Lake St. Clair National Park. As our staff for more information or to make a tour reservation for you.

This is just a sample of Cradle Mountain attractions you can explore this magnificent area.
Please contact us to find out more.

Night view of Cradle mountains near Cradle Mountain Hotel