Diamond Forest Cottages
Travel Blogs from Pemberton
... out for the dolphins hoping to see them swimming into shore. But unfortunately the dolphins didn't come to the beach. We were both a little disappointed but we had much enjoyment inside. So we said our good byes to the dolphins we didn't get to pet and drove around a bit looking at the lighthouse and other interesting scenery. Then back on the road making our way to Jenelle's. We only made one more stop ...
Shannon National Park was another great location. We decided to participate in the Great Forest Trees Drive on offer and stay another night.
This self-guiding drive involved travelling along a well-kept narrow one way dirt road through magnificent old growth Karri, Marri, Jarrah and ...
... cottages. And a view over the np that I can't spell. A few nights stay at the Arboretum campsite near the dam. There are three tall fire lookout trees in this area. We all climbed the first together called the Diamond Tree. It is 51 m tall. Simon tethered Saffi with a harness so she was safe. Grace and I were nervous and gave each other positive support as we climbed. Simon and Saffi climbed like they do it all the time. Grace and I found it surprisingly ...
... at the top. The walk was pleasant, if not a bit overpriced, we were grateful for our early rise as we imagine it’s not as enjoyable with constant streams of people edging by.
“It’s like liquid diamonds”
A brief spell in Denmark was followed by a numb bum drive to Esperance – a town that we had marked on our map as our last interaction with society for a while, it was into the wilderness for ...
... Entrecasteaux. From the parking area the dirt road continued into the forest and quickly turned to an extremely rough, extremely sandy 4x4 trail that was reminiscent of Botswana minus the dangerous wildlife. However, the area had a very peculiar, haunting prehistoric look to it, such that we thought we might have left Australia and taken a quick detour to Jurassic Park where a tyrannosaurus rex could come bounding out of the bushes at any moment. Instead, as we slogged along in the ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed