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“tree ferns”(48 reviews)
“easy walk”(63 reviews)
“short walk”(71 reviews)
17km west of Apollo Bay, Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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All reviews tree ferns easy walk short walk glow worms old trees mountain ash snails huge trees lovely walk the great ocean road the loop takes about minutes well worth the stop stretch your legs the main road half an hour fresh air
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only had time to do one of the walks but we enjoyed the stillness, beautiful greenery and birdsong on this gentle walk.

Thank Jackman78
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This walk was recommended by an old local. It was a great heart starter after an early breakfast. Beautiful old trees and ferns, quiet and peaceful. We were the only humans there at 9am so beat the crowds.

Thank 987cathyc
Reviewed 5 days ago

Its a 800 metre walking trail that goes through a rainforest . Its a dark damp and laden with old grandfather trees as they are called and they are moss covered . They are so old that they crumble and shed off their bark. There...More

Thank garima66
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a rainforest - it's a fern forest; it's delightful. A fairly easy walk which is mostly boardwalk so not too difficult. 30 minutes at most depending on quick or slow you walk - or how many stops you make to look at the interesting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took about 20 minutes to walk through a marked section of rainforest. Would suit young families and those with reasonable fitness levels.

Thank holidaysforus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only 15 mins drive from Apollo bay. Half hour walk in the national park. Deep breath, close your eyes, you can feel the nature of Forrest. Such a wonderful place. We really love this walk. Refresh myself

Thank betteycamellia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trail takes about 20-30 min on a leisurely pace. Lush tropical foliage and came across some magnificent gigantic trees - Eucalyptus Regna (?). Nature gem.

Thank cynthiao941
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a magnificent rainforest walk; definitely worth stopping. We were told by the rangers that it’s being upgraded, even though it’s already well worth a visit. Looking forward to returning in the future to see what they have done with it.

Thank m0dam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This walk is a 'must' if you are passing, or staying in Apollo Bay. Drive straight off main road into car park. Can do the loop walk in 30 minutes if you're in a hurry, or can easily spend an hour or more gaping at...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Did this rainforest walk with a group of tourist which was part of a Bus tour. The dense forest which was so full of ferns and huge trees and very green made this walk very pleasant. We also learnt alot of history about this area...More

Thank Jane A
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