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Why this Hike
This trail along the Hobart Rivulet heads up stream away from the city following through Cascade Gardens. The walk follows parts of the Hobart Rivulet Track and is a great place to visit if you are looking for a trail close to Hobart being only a few minutes from the city centre.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting from the carpark off Molle Street this hike follows Hobart Rivulet Track away from the city along the undulating and quite easy to navigate path. The track takes 2.5km to reach the Cascade Gardens where you can take a break before returning back along the same path to return to the carpark and complete the walk.
Packing for a Day Hike
Even if it is just a small day hike, packing is still essential to make sure everyone stays safe and has fun while on your hike. This free packing list will make sure you have everything you need while taking the hassle out of packing.
Food for a Day Hike
Before setting off on a day hike one thing you must do is plan what food you are going to bring with you. Your snacks and lunches should be nutritious, delicious and lightweight but they don't need to be complex.
Our recipe hub includes a range of lunches and snacks perfect for a day hike ranging from easy to create in minutes to tasty creations like you would make at home.
Leave No Trace
A Hikers Friend fully endorses the 7 principles of ‘leave no trace’ hiking which aim to protect our natural spaces and encourages you to apply them on your next adventure.