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Glacier Rock Lookout

Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Good walk

Worth the trip up there. Nice views. You need a fairly good level of fitness. Can be very sloppy in... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
Kd68Cairns_Australia
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Cairns, Australia
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Cairns in the Centre.

Up in Kuranda visiting some of the local attractions Barron Gorge, Barron Falls and were told about... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2017
Waynedvh
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Worth the trip up there. Nice views. You need a fairly good level of fitness. Can be very sloppy in the rain. Wear good shoes.

Thank Kd68Cairns_Australia
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Up in Kuranda visiting some of the local attractions Barron Gorge, Barron Falls and were told about the Glacier Rock Lookout once you arrive at the car park its only a 50 metre walk. Not a wide angle viewing lookout but in between two valleys...More

Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed March 30, 2017

An amazing view that is awesome (in its true sense) as it is impossible to realise just how vast the view is.

Thank iansL5716TG
Reviewed December 20, 2016

What a workout! We started from the base of Stoney Creek, located about 15 mins outside of Cairns, it's challenging, but soo worth it! Took my partner and I about 2.5 hours roundtrip including photos at the top, we jogged the majority of the route....More

1  Thank Ana J
Reviewed November 19, 2016

This is a challenging walk which rewards you with a fantastic view at the end out to Smithfield and the coast overlooking the Northern Beaches. You can also take a swim in one of the Stoney Creek water holes for a refreshing cool off afterwards....More

Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed September 23, 2016

A wonderful walk through world heritage rainforest of approximately 5 km one way to Glacier Rock, wonderful views of Cairns CDB, Cairns Airport, Green Island await.

1  Thank km321967
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Enjoy this scenic route. This is a wonderful experience if it's the first time you have been to Cairns and surrounds. Many twists and turns in the road.

Thank Sam T
Reviewed July 11, 2016

An amazing view, extremely accessable to keen hikers, from Speewah campground, Stoney Creek carpark, or Wrights Lookout.

1  Thank Ensortion
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Great view of the area, hike can be challenging we had a 12yo and 18yo who coped well. The best views were up the grassy hill before reaching the McDonald track intersection, although it was nice to get to the rock.

2  Thank PK_Aust
Reviewed December 10, 2015

This is a terrific walk that forms part of the Douglas Track and can be started from 2 locations. The shorter track starts at the end of Douglas Track Road, the longer track starts 100 metres past the Stoney Creek car park. A easy to...More

1  Thank Paddles55
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