Ben Lomond

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Ben Lomond is a large plateau to the east of the city of Launceston. The highest point, Legges Tor is the second highest peak in Tasmania. Unusually for the state, Ben Lomond does not have an abundance of glacial lakes.

A small ski resort with seven lifts ensures year round access and Legges Tor is easily climbed from the ski village.

Elevation (feet): 5,167
Elevation (meters): 1,575
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: Australia
Latitude: -41.532511
Longitude: 147.658537
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar
Year first climbed: 1826
First successful climber(s): John Batman
Nearest major airport: Launceston
Convenient Center: Launceston

Thanks to Bogong for adding this peak.

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