Summit Track

Mount Coot-tha, Brisbane Area

The Summit Track track leads from the J C Slaughter Falls picnic area to the Mt Coot-tha Lookout (near the roundabout) through an open Eucalypt forest. The Aboriginal Art Trail also branches off the Summit Track. It features contemporary artworks including tree carvings, rock paintings and etchings, rock arrangements and a dance pit. Exercise extreme care when walking in the creek to view the art gallery.

Journey Details

Duration
1 Hours
Distance
1.9 Kilometres

Activities

  • Hiking/Trekking
Mt Coot-tha Forest
Mount Coot-tha, Brisbane Area
Queensland
Australia

Full Itinerary

Summit Track

The track leads from J C Slaughter Falls Picnic Area to the Mt Coot-tha Lookout.

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Route Details

Route Type
One Way
Level of Difficulty
Level 3: Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience
Mode of Travel
Walk

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