Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, Lord Howe Island

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Idyllic Lord Howe Island Walking Trails take visitors along coral-fringed lagoons and through lush palm forests, with dozens of lookouts from which the island’s two imposing peaks, Mount Lidgbird and Mount Gower, are clearly visible. There are a number of well-marked trails to choose from on this island, which is only 11 km (6.8 mi) long and 2 km (1.2 mi) wide, with more than half of its area designated as a permanent park preserve. Hikers of all ages and fitness levels can enjoy these guided walks, ranging from light strolls, to moderate cliff-top hikes, to challenging climbs to the top of Mount Gower which, rising to 875 m (2,871 ft), is the highest point on the island. Put Lord Howe Island Walking Trails into our Lord Howe Island trip maker app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Please add rating to signage at start of each track so people who haven’t viewed walking details brochure (available at museum) have an idea re difficulty level of track. Thank you.  more »
  • We found a lack of detailed information on the static signage on each of the walks. Ask for details of time & surface as we found the maps lacked detailed guidance. Visit Intermediate Hill, Transit Hi...  more »
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