Risdon Vale Hall & Oval, 26 Sugarloaf Rd, Risdon Vale TAS 7016, Australia


  • Walking: Easy
  • Mountain biking: Easy

Length: 5.3km

Time: 45-60 minutes

Parking: Risdon Vale Oval, off Sugarload Road

Dogs: Under effective control (Please obey signage. Effective control means your dog is in close proximity, in line of sight, immediately responds to your voice command. If not, leave your dog on lead.)


This is a pleasant, easy loop that follows the Risdon Vale Creek Rivulet and Grass Tree Hill Rivulet. The walk includes two drystone bridges and offers view to Mt Direction and surrounding hills.

For mountain bikers: An alternative flat mountain bike ride – Risdon Vale Oval to the entrance of Risdon Brook Park (3.8km return) following the Risdon Vale Rivulet Track and path alongside Grass Tree Hill Road.



  • Mountain biking
  • Walking

Warning: Novice bike riders will find the hill in the Meehan Range Nature Recreation Area a challenge and may need to walk this section.