Three Capes

Tasman National Park

A one day “express” version of the new Three Capes Track in Tasmania, on the Tasman Peninsula - this route covers 90% of the official "Three Capes Experience" track, and could also be done over two days camping at he only designated campsite.

Eucalypt Forest
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there

From Fortescue Bay on the Tasman Peninsula (90min from Hobart)


TasMap “Peninsula Walks” or Tasman Peninsula 1:50,000

Route/Trail notes

A circuit of Tasman Peninsula National Park, incuding Cape Pillar and Cape Huay. Uses both the upgraded "Three Capes Experience" track and the older tracks.


TasParks Annual Pass or daily pass

Other References



Did this hike over two days starting at Fortescue Bay via the old cape pillar track. Great Hike. Big first day if going to cape pillar return. Recommend staying at bare knoll campsite rather than Wughalee, the climb in and out of wughalee isn't necessary given the closeness of bare knoll to the track. Great hike, highly recommend

jennersm on 27 Dec, 2019

Stunning views of the Tasman Peninsula! I would recommend this 3 day walk 100%, fantastic facilities, excellent walking terrain. Worth every cent.

Tina on 13 Apr, 2018

Did the three day camping version. Very scenic and great views over the region. Highly recommended!

0zzyDave1234 on 2 Sep, 2017

A long but very scenic day trip - the tracks are generally VERY good and it's easy walking. Would have been a bit boring doing this over 4 days.

Oliver Descoeudres on 14 Jan, 2017


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