Bare Knoll campsite Cape Pillar is located in the Tasman National Park close to Port Arthur in South East Tasmania and forms a part of the Cape Pillar Walk. This walk can be completed in 2 or 3 days as part of a return circuit of app. 30 km return via the Old Cape Pillar track or 35km circuit via Mount Fortescue and Cape Hauy. This is a Grade 3 bushwalk, meaning that walkers should have reasonable bushwalking experience and a reasonable level of fitness. It is not suitable for young children. Tracks have steep hill sections and rough surfaces with many steps. This campsite at Bare Knoll Cape Pillar is in the Tasman National Park meaning you must have a valid Tasmanian National Parks Pass. There are no camping fees in additional to the cost of a National Parks Pass. Fires are not permitted; you must carry a fuel stove. The Bare Knoll campsite is app. 400m beyond the signposted turnoff to Wughalee Falls on the right hand side of track. Bare Knoll and Wughalee Falls campsites have a total of 8 dedicated tent platforms each and a toilet. It is recommend that you carry plenty of water with you as natural water sources are not reliable. Please note that parts of the Cape Pillar walk and Bare Knoll campsite are shared with the multi-day Three Capes Track bushwalk. There is cabin accommodation and facilities on the walk, but only for persons who have booked and paid for the Three Capes Walk. Please note weather conditions can be extremely variable in this area, so make sure you are prepared for all weather conditions.
- Camping Fortescue Bay
- Camping Wughalee Falls