Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park Tropical North Queensland

Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Queensland Government

Climbing the summit of Queensland's highest mountain offers a challenging way to explore part of the World Heritage-listed rainforest of the Bellenden Ker Range.


East end of trail—Josephine Falls, 75km south of Cairns.

West end of trail—Atherton Tableland, 78km south-south-west of Cairns.


The Traditional Owners, the Noongyanbudda Ngadjon Aboriginal people, welcome you to their country, a land of lush tropical rainforest, wild rivers and spectacular waterfalls.

Learn moreGetting there

Park facilities

  • Lookout
  • Tent camping
  • Hiking

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