Misty Mountains Wilderness Tracks

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Delve deeply into the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area along the 130 kilometre network of the Misty Mountains wilderness tracks. The world heritage area is famed for its exceptional natural beauty, outstanding examples of the record of life, evolutionary history and remarkable diversity.

Discover lush, high altitude rainforest dotted with crystal clear creeks, stunning waterfalls and panoramic views.

Walk, drive and camp throughout the area along four long tracks—Koolmoon Creek, Cannabullen Creek, Cardwell Range and Gorrell tracks—or explore smaller fragments of the tracks. You can even mountain bike along some sections!

Journey Details

Duration
N/A
Distance
130 Kilometres

Activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Hiking/Trekking

Other Information

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Misty Mountains Wilderness Tracks

Delve deeply into the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area along the 130 kilometre network of the Misty Mountains wilderness tracks. The world heritage area is famed for its exceptional natural beauty, outstanding examples of the record of life, evolutionary history and remarkable diversity.

Discover lush, high altitude rainforest dotted with crystal clear creeks, stunning waterfalls and panoramic views.

Walk, drive and camp throughout the area along four long tracks—Koolmoon Creek, Cannabullen Creek, Cardwell Range and Gorrell tracks—or explore smaller fragments of the tracks. You can even mountain bike along some sections!

This walk is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. The map only shows an indicative start point; the track route and end point are not shown, and the map cannot be used for navigation purposes. See www.npsr.qld.gov.au for detailed maps and the latest park information. When you are in the park, read the signs at and near the start of the track.

Route Details
Mode of Travel Four Wheel Drive, Mountain Bike, Walk
Distance 130 kms
Level of Difficulty Level 5: Recommended for very experienced bushwalkers

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