Wombat Pool


This is track uses the Crater Lake Circuit but is a shorter walk that has great views of Lake Lilla and Wombat Pool. There is a moderate amount of steps so a decent level of fitness is required.

No Dogs Permitted
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there

Accessible by car but parking is limited.  Follow the roadsigns to Cradle Mountain.  You can catch a bus into the park from the Information Centre.  Buses depart every 15 minutes, 7 days a week


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Route/Trail notes

Start from the carpark.  Head downwards towards the lake.  The walk is well signed.  Follow the signs around the lake starting to the right (away from Dove Lake).  Follow the signs to Crater Lake.  Once you reach Wombat Pool return the way you came.



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Went past Wombat Pool up to Marions Lookout

J on 10 Aug, 2016

Nice walk. A lot of stairs but still managed to see a lot of families doing this walk.

rob.bushman on 4 Oct, 2014

heaps of stairs.

Harry on 4 Oct, 2014


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