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“Awesome views, so lucky to have this in our back yard” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Glacier Rock Lookout

Glacier Rock Lookout
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #31 of 99 things to do in Cairns
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Cairns, Australia
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
23 attraction reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Awesome views, so lucky to have this in our back yard”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Stoney creek car park to Glacier Rock look out and back took 3 hours stopping for small breaks and photos on the way. Cross the railway line time it right and meet the kuranda train going through. Mosquitoes are ready to carry you away. Awesome views, some parts of the walk may be a bit strenuous if your not to fit. Take plenty of water and watch for snakes.

Visited April 2014
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Cairns, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Ultimate Cairns view.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The goal ,journey and the View. Have been many times to Glacier Rock via smiths Track and often very different,rainy,cloudy,hot. Always a great walk from Kuranda ,Speewah or Stony Creek.

Visited January 2014
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Nantes, France
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Great walk”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

You will get an amazing view of cairns, palm cove, and if the weather is great you might see green island

It will take 3h

Visited July 2013
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Cairns
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Do it!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is one of Cairns' region little gems!! You need a moderate level of fitness for this walk but is well worth the effort- and the swim at Stony Creek on the way back is so refreshing!!

Visited July 2013
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Launceston, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Beautiful!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Very beautiful! Great scenery! A fun experience for us to have on the way to Kuranda. Took some beautiful photos!

Visited June 2013
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