It is well worth climbing the 511 steps up to the Prospect Hill lookout, the 360 degree views are absolutely stunning. There are also some very interesting information boards on Matthew Flinders and on the wildlife you may encounter in the area. You cannot fail to be impressed by these views, highly recomended.
This is quite a stair climb which I did slowly (in my 60s) but well worth the effort even after a full day of touring! You can see both sides of the island from this lookout and it is a spectacular view!
there are about 500 steps to the top. Shallow steps and lots of landings, some with little seats. My 70+ Mum was taking 2 steps at a time they are that shallow. The view is worth the climb. The island is only 900 meters wide at this point. When you go into the car park-go straight-do not turn left. The...
We had a good, clear day for this place and thought the views were well worth the effor it took to reach the top. It was not crowded and given how flat the island terrain is, it gives a rare overlook of the island,
It's totally worth the trek up 500+ steps for the panorama at the top. Most interesting is spotting the tracks of the various Australian animals on the sides of thestairs and the signage describing the tracks