Things to do
Camping and accommodation
There are no campgrounds in the Mossman Gorge section of Daintree National Park.
There is a range of holiday accommodation in and around Mossman, Port Douglas and Cairns.
For more information see the tourism information links.
There are a variety of walks at Mossman Gorge. For more information see Journeys.
Guided tours and talks
The local Indigenous community offers guided Ngadiku Dreamtime Walks. For more information, see Mossman Gorge Centre.
Guided walks through Mossman Gorge are provided by commercial tour operators. For more information see tourism information links.
Picnic and day use areas
Toilets and picnic tables are provided at the car park. Toilets are wheelchair accessible.
Strangler fig trees and a variety of epiphytic plants are prominent features of the rainforest at Mossman Gorge. Fish and turtles can been seen in Mossman River. Bright butterflies are commonly encountered and observant visitors may find a Boyd's forest dragon, a large colourful lizard, clinging to a tree trunk.
See the description of the park's natural environment for more details about the wildlife at Mossman Gorge.
- Temporary closure Mossman River lookout: Mossman Gorge day-use area, Daintree National Park 24 May to 13 August 2021