Mount Geryon

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Mount Geryon
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The east face of Mount Geryon, as seen from the top of The Acropolis
Elevation 1,509 m (4,951 ft)AHD
Location
Location Tasmania, Australia
Range Du Cane Range
Coordinates 41°55′40.37″S 146°3′16.76″E / 41.9278806°S 146.0546556°E / -41.9278806; 146.0546556Coordinates: 41°55′40.37″S 146°3′16.76″E / 41.9278806°S 146.0546556°E / -41.9278806; 146.0546556

Mount Geryon is a mountain in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park in Tasmania, Australia. It is the ninth highest mountain in the state.

It is a major feature of the national park, and is a popular venue with bushwalkers and mountain climbers. It has more than 40 ascent routes for climbers, some of which are over 300 metres in height; however, it is the impressive east face at 500 metres in height for which Mount Geryon is most popular.

There is a famous nearby tarn which is known as the 'Pool of Memories'.

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