- Walking: Easy
- Cycling: Easy
Time: 40 minutes walk one way
Parking: Kangaroo Bay Parklands off Kangaroo Bay Drive or Bellerive Beach Park
Dogs: On lead
This is a short, family-friendly walk or bike ride. The scenic tracks takes in views of yachts in Kangaroo Bay and across the Derwent to Mt Wellington.
A bridge over the yacht club slipway at Bellerive Boardwalk retracts when boats are moved in and out.
There are lookouts on Bellerive Bluff and the Parks and Wildlife managed Kangaroo Bluff battery can be accessed from Gunning Street.
Bellerive Beach Park has public toilets, an all abilities playground and room to kick a ball around.
About the Clarence Foreshore Trail
The Clarence Foreshore Trail is a multi-user pathway following the shores of the Derwent River. It offers a diverse range of scenery, from picturesque bays filled with moored yachts to she-oak forest and parkland. There are playgrounds, beaches and points of interest along the trail. The quality of the path varies from wide concrete to narrow gravel sections.
The total length of the trail is 14.5km between Geilston Bay and Howrah but it can be broken into shorter sections (click on the links to read more about these sections):
- Geilston Bay to Lindisfarne
- Lindisfarne to Montagu Bay
- Montagu Bay to Kangaroo Bay
- Kangaroo Bay to Bellerive Beach (included on this page)
- Bellerive Beach to Howrah
- Howrah to Tranmere