Map : Tasmap 1:50000 - Lake Pedder
Distance : 11.5km
Rating : Difficult - for experienced 4WD and motorbike users only. Deep bogs and steep slopes are likely to be encountered. Not suitable for solo vehicles.
Located in the Adamsfield Conservation Area, the Saw Back Range Track provides users with a challenging route to reach the Adamsfield Historic Site.
All users of the Saw Back Range Track are required to apply for a permit and a key, which can be obtained from the Mount Field Visitor Centre. You will need to apply for your permit in advance by completing the online application. Each vehicle driver will need to apply for an authority.
Please respect the historic relics in this area, they are protected and it is an offence to remove them.
Camping is permitted at the Village Green camping area in Adamsfield only. There are no toilets, please follow Leave No Trace principles.
Campfires are permitted in designated fireplace in the Village Green camping area, only when there are no fire restrictions in place.
The track is closed annually from approximately June to October to prevent damage to the fragile mudstone soils.
A maximum of 12 vehicles are permitted at one time.
Applications for authorities must be received in advance for each vehicle.
Applications will not be approved if made on the same day as key collection.