Enchanted Walk


A walk to suit all age groups. For company there’s a cascading river, wombat burrows and magical old-growth rainforest. The walk will take you through buttongrass moorland before entering cool temperate rainforest along the edges of Pencil Pine Creek. Along the track are three interpretive tunnels that kids and kids at heart will find fun to crawl through!

No Dogs Permitted
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there

Drive to the Cradle Mountain Intrepretation Centre.  You can also take the bus from the Cradle Mt Information Centre, departs every 15 minutes 7 days a week.  


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Route/Trail notes

Walk back out to the main road, you will see a large enbankment of button grass, walk downwards towards the bridge.  Before the bridge you will see signage indicating the start of the walk (heading away from the road.  Continue along the path.  The walk will lead you back to the main road (by Peppers Resort).



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Visited Cradle Mountain in Winter. The walks were even more charming with the snow littered around. Still plenty of animals to spot.

JayWalker on Jul, 2017

Did this just at dawn...plenty of Rufus Wallabies hoping around

J on 9 Aug, 2016

Truly enchanting. I have never seen such an amazing moss forest and so green! Highly recommend. There are a number of wombat burrows so it's possible you'll see one.

rob.bushman on 4 Oct, 2014

Beautiful moss garden.

Harry on 4 Oct, 2014


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