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All reviews gun emplacements take your time well worth the effort great walk port stephens steep climb spectacular views bottle of water summit walk walking shoes degree view national park zenith beach easy walk walking track catch your breath take photos
Hard but short walk up (25mins) up to the summit. Well worth it, 360 degree views back over Port Stephens and out to sea.
Take the detour on the way down (or up) the path that goes around the back to the WWII gun emplacements....More
Visited shoal bay for holidays and did the walk /run up to Tomaree head every day .. great for fitness and always loads of friendly people around .. Great views all the way to the top ..can be a little difficult for some .. but...More
I have been visiting Port Stephens for many years and the climb up Tomaree is an annual event. I must admit it does seem to get steeper every year but it is worth the effort. It is a hard climb and you need to have...More
This is a ‘just do it’ kinda thing.
The walk is hard, i wont deny it. It takes your breath away, literally! It hurts and can be uncomfortable. You want to stop heaps of times along the way.
But you know what? Every second of...More
This is an amazing walk to do, it does get hard if you only have average fitness like me but if you persist you will be rewarded with amazing views.
Great photo opportunities from the summit looking down on Zenith beach and also the shoal...More
Being rather unfit myself, this was not an easy walk. I had to stop multiple times but eventually made it to the top. I am so glad I persisted!!! It is a STUNNING view from the top. Can't recommend this enough.
We took on the Tomaree summit walk with a two year old and five month old in tow and it was much easier than I thought it would be, although we walked slowly given our oldest child's short legs! She did most of the walk...More
Such a great walk, one of the best I’ve ever done and I love exploring/ walking! Incredible views, great workout and something to do before relaxing on the beautiful beaches below. Would do this walk everyday if I could!
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There were plenty of kids doing it! Personally i wouldnt want to take a child under 6, you'll be carrying them. Its probably best suited from 8+ they all seemed to be having fun... i look forward to taking our kids back up... More
There were plenty of kids doing it! Personally i wouldnt want to take a child under 6, you'll be carrying them. Its probably best suited from 8+ they all seemed to be having fun... i look forward to taking our kids back up there... ensure you take water!