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Why this Hike
This walk takes you to the beautiful peek of Mount William providing magnificent views of the surrounding area. This walk from the Mount William Carpark takes you up the very steep path that tests your physical abilities as you climb while providing with fantastic views. If you are in the area make sure to add this one to your hike to do list as it is truly a great half day of adventure.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting at Mount William Carpark, this walk takes you up the summit road all the way to the look out at the top. This extremely steep but paved path is a challenging climb for most and is a great challenge if you are looking for a good half day activity in the area. After reaching the summit you should have some time to admire the views before returning down the same track back to the Carpark to complete your 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.
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