Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge
Travel Blogs from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
Governorphil stayed here on May 12, 2011 during their trip titled: Tasmania 2011.
Strange sight at dinner! But they did seems to be running around everywhere.
We had jumped on the bus in the morning so we could start walking early on Tuesday. We wanted the whole day rather than having to speed hike after arriving early afternoon. This turned out to be a good plan as we could enjoy the visitor's center information, go …
Learned the history of the house we’re staying in at
breakfast and then left for Cradle Mountain. Turns out the owner spent time
with the BLM in Spokane in the late 50’s and had been throughout the western
U.S. including going salmon fishing on Puget Sound. Took a short driving tour of downtown Launceston
before heading …
Had the best sleep and woke later! 7a.m. Dave was going on about walking before breakfast to get an appetite. But I soon pursuaded him out of that… I hate rushing walks (like to do the photo thing) and I wasn't missing ANOTHER breakfast.
So we filled to the brim of course, and watched a lady make what must …
26th Boxing day
So after breakfast in our room (I had bought cereal earlier) we set of for Dave lake walk…Took us a little while to work out their system of shuttle buses. I forgot our national park pass which I had bought a few days before… but luckily I apparently look honest, and she believed us and all good. The …