The last full day of our trip was also the longest. On day three, we would first hike from the camp at Little Waterloo Bay to the Wilsons Promontory Lighstation via the southeast track, a moderate/hard hike of 10.9 kilometers and then from the lighthouse to the camp at Roaring Meg via the walking tack, a moderately difficult 6.1 kilometer hike.
On the morning of the third day of our hike, we woke up and cooked breakfast on the white sand of the beach at Little Waterloo Bay before setting out. After traversing a mountainside next to the ocean, we were back on beach of Little Waterloo Bay. The trail followed the beach for about a half mile before peeling off into the bush and up another mountainside. While steep in places, this part of the hike also had some of the best views until the lighthouse.
After a few hours of hiking, we arrived at the junction of the trail to the Lightstation. The views from the Lightstation were amazing, and the area itself has an interesting history with some buildings dating back
From the Lightstation, we made our way to the camp for the next night at Roaring Meg via the walking track, a moderately difficult 6.1 kilometer hike. After refilling our waters at the small stream near the camp, we cooked dinner and settled down for the night in a light rain.
The next morning, we hiked the easy/moderate 12.2 kilometers from Roaring Meg to the Halfway Hut and then completed the loop back to Telegraph Saddle.
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