The Three Capes and Tasman Peninsula trip departs from and returns to Hobart.We preceded our walk with an overnight stay at Hobart’sThe Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel; comfortable, converted heritage digs close to the city centre and waterfront.
The walk is graded at level four (out of 10) which means you can expect introductory activity with several moderate stages.Training in advance is recommended (see break-out box).Tasmanian Expeditions has more than 30 years of experience in offering off-the-beaten track experiences in wilderness regions of great natural beauty, plus a commitment to sustainable travel practices. Our guides were passionate, knowledgeable, and the trip was well-researched and paced. tasmanianexpeditions. com
What to pack
Tasmanian Expeditions provides a detailed gear list for the walk and highlights the ‘layering principle’ – which is key to trekking in Tasmania. Essentials include lightweight walking boots (with ankle support), a quality waterproof jacket and pants and a small backpack (30-40 litres).