This is an amazing place, especially the side gorges. After checking into the Lodge we did the closer walks before dinner. Mickey's Creek is great and is a good primer for the main gorge. The next morning we drove the 3.5km to the National Parks HQ info centre and set off up the main gorge. The walk requires a reasonable level of fitness as there is a fair bit of up and down. You also need a good sense of balance when crossing the creek - some of the stepping stones wobble. We ended up visiting the Art Gallery, Ward's Canyon, the Amphitheatre and the Moss Garden. For natural beauty, the last three are absolutely gob-smackingly stunning. It took us (mid-60s) about 6 hours to do the 14km round trip. The temp was in the low 20s. I wouldn't try it on a hot day. Take plenty of water and some snacks and wear good hiking shoes (although my wife got by with a good pair of runners). Some people had walking sticks and these would be helpful. The unsealed part of the road is pretty rough. We had a mid-size 2WD sedan and felt every corrugation.
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