Risdon Brook Dam
Back to Hobart
15 minute drive from Hobart CBD
Scenic 4.5km loop around dam on a dirt path. Fairly flat with the exception of a couple of small hills, This is an easy walk for the whole family. Cycling is allowed.
Several 4wd tracks lead off the main loop making it possible to extend runs out to any where up to 20km.
Toilets, BBQ's, Huts and drinking water available at the dam.
There are views to Mount Wellington and Mount Direction from the eastern side of the reservoir and bush views around the whole reservoir perimeter. Abundant wildlife including many wallabies.