How long does it take to Hike Lion’s Head?

Lion’s Head hike duration takes approximately 90 minutes. In this time you will get to hike up one of two different routes to the top of the mountain. Then at the top, marvel at some of natures most wonderful beauties. See it all from on top of Lion’s head with just over 1 hour of hiking. The hike takes longer if you are unfit and shorter, as little as 30 minutes, if you are super fit. The average time to hike Lion’s Head is 90 minutes.

How much time does it take to Hike Lion’s head? (Summary)

  • Lion’s head hike takes 90 minutes. The duration of the 90 minutes is spent on the upside.
  • Allow yourself 60 additional minutes to take photographs and marvel at the top of Lion’s Head.
  • Begin your decent Lion’s Head, give yourself 60 minutes to 90 minutes to complete the round trip.
  • Total time to hike Lion’s Head 3 to 4 hours round trip.

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