Jim Bacon Recreation Walk West Moonah, Glenorchy

Today’s weather

Light rain

Possible late rain.

Issued 4.11pm, Sat 22 Jul 2017
Source © Bureau of Meteorology

Distance

1.2km

Experience

Bush

Description

A concrete trail starting at the school and passing through a patch of remnant bushland, with nice views of the Derwent River and kunanyi / Mount Wellington. Jim Bacon Memorial Reserve is a very special natural reserve in that it contains a high proportion of threatened plants and habitat for the threatened Swift Parrot.

User groups Suggested time Difficulty
Walking Under 2 hours
Very Easy
Cycling Under 2 hours
Very Easy

Access

Accessible with wheelchair  Accessible with pram 

Facilities

Parking  Picnic 

Restrictions

No horses

Safety precautions

Caution - road crossing/s 

Road crossings, vehicles.

Map

Photos

  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 1
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 2
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 3
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 4
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 5
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 6
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 7
  • Jim Bacon Recreation Walk 8

This track is managed by the Glenorchy City Council

If you have any questions, feedback or updates regarding this track please contact the track manager at the Glenorchy City Council by phone on 03 6216 6800 or by email to gccmail@gcc.tas.gov.au For urgent communications please contact us by phone.