Walpole has large forest cover and its vegetation mostly include karri, Marri and Tingle trees. These trees are giants, towering up to 75 meters tall with a diameter of 25 meters. Giants right? And there is an army of them.
You know whats even better, the authorities have built a massive suspension structure among these forest scaling up 40 meters height called The Tree Top Walk
The tree top walk is a series of lightweight steel trusses forming a 600 meter circuit over the valley.
Among the ‘giants’
After descending from the Tree Top Walk, we took another shorter walk: Ancient Empire Walk, amongst the red tingles. Some of these giants are over fifteen metres at its base.
- Prices – Tree Top Walk entry prices:- Adult $21, Child: $10.50 (6-15 years), Family: $52.5 (2 adults 2 children), Concession: $13.50 (price as on April 2017
- Timings – Open 9am to 5pm every day of the year except Christmas Day or during extreme weather (lightning or very windy conditions). Last ticket sale is at 4:15 PM. Website