Hartz Mountains National Park


Hartz Mountains National Park

Infobox_protected_area_of_Australia | name = Hartz Mountains National Park
iucn_category = II



caption =
locator_x = 150
locator_y = 170
nearest_town_or_city = Huonville
coordinates = coord|43|13|47|S|146|45|22|E|type:landmark_region:AU
area = 71.4 km²
established = 1939
visitation_num = ?
visitation_year = ?
managing_authorities = Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service
official_site = [http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/natparks/hartz/ Hartz Mountains National Park]

Hartz Mountains is a national park in Tasmania (Australia), 55 km southwest of Hobart. The National Parks is usually covered with snow in winter, with access limited only to 4WDs. Only experienced walkers should walk the tracks (Lake Esperence - 90 Minutes Return and Hartz Peak - 4-5 hours return) in winter. When the snow melts in late spring the waterfalls that surround the park are beautiful and abundant in wildlife. It is one of 20 Tasmanian National Parks.

ee also

* Hartz Mountains (Tasmania)
* Protected areas of Tasmania (Australia)


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