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Mount Mitchell Track

Tarome, Scenic Rim Area

The graded walking track to the twin peaks of Mount Mitchell in Main Range National Park begins on the southern side of the Cunningham Highway at Cunningham's Gap - follow signs at pedestrian exit points. (Take care when crossing the highway). Rainforest and open eucalypt forest will be encountered on this track, which ends on a knife-edge ridge above a sheer cliff on the east peak of Mount Mitchell (1168 metres). This peak is known as Cooyinnirra to the Aboriginal people. Care must be taken at the cliff edge.
Warning: Sheer cliff edges. Remain on the track, stay behind fences, away from cliff edges and supervise children at all times.

Journey Details

Duration
3 Hours
Itinerary Type
Return
Mode of Travel
Walk
Distance
10.2 Kilometres
Itinerary Route
Return
Level of Difficulty
Level 4: Recommended for experienced bushwalkers

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking

Other Information

Children:

Children are welcome. Warning: the summit has steep cliffs, drop-offs and potentially slippery surfaces. Keep to the track and supervise children closely. Avoid contact with the leaves of stinging nettles and stinging trees.
Main Range National Park - Cunningham's Gap
Cunningham Highway
Tarome, Scenic Rim Area
Queensland
Australia

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