Girraween National Park Southern Queensland Country

Girraween National Park's spectacular granite landscape is a must-see! Photo credit: Darren Jew © Queensland Government

Journeys

  • Walk among native wildflowers, explore rock pools, and witness the overpowering beauty of Girraween’s landscape on this creek-side meander.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    2.2km circuit
    Time suggested
    Allow 1hr walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 3 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Witness a spectacular array of birdlife and panoramic views from one of the park's signature peaks as you hike through shady woodlands.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    5.2km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 1.5–2hrs walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 4 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • If you are an adventurous family, walk or ride your way over slight inclines, open exposed areas and creek crossings on this shared trail.

    Journey type
    Walk, cycle
    Distance
    3.5km circuit
    Time suggested
    Allow 1hr walking time or 30mins riding time (variable depending on rider).
    Grade
    Easy mountain-bike trail
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Stroll along this gently-sloping track to gaze at reflections in the still, deep waters of Bald Rock Creek.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    1.2 km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 30mins walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 2 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Marvel at Girraween's natural stone archway created by massive balancing boulders, on this easy, short walk, perfect for the whole family.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    1.6 km circuit
    Time suggested
    Allow 30mins walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 3 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Challenge yourself on this trek deep into eucalypt forests, past massive granite outcrops and alongside colourful rock slabs towards Girraween's highest peak.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    11km (or 4km from Mount Norman day-use area) return
    Time suggested
    Allow 4–5hrs walking time (or 1.5–3hrs return if walking from Mount Norman day-use area).
    Grade
    Grade 4 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Soak up spectacular views of Mount Norman as you walk or mountain bike ride through Girraween's remote forests.

    Journey type
    Walk, cycle
    Distance
    10.6km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 2hrs walking time or 1hr riding time (variable depending on rider).
    Grade
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Enjoy an easy ramble along a creek dotted with rock pools, where springtime wildflowers and a spectacular range of birdlife abound.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    5.2km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 2hrs walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 3 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Challenge yourself with a strenuous walk to the top of this massive granite dome for breathtaking views over the park.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    3.6km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 1.5–2hrs walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 4 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Hike along a ridge top to an ancient granite pinnacle and a large balancing tor, both towering over the landscape.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    7.4km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 3-4hrs walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 4 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Discover spectacular springtime wildflowers, water-sculpted rocks and Girraween's richly diverse landscapes in this popular walk.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    2.8km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 1–1.5hrs walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 3 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • No lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive
  • Stroll beside the peaceful waters of Bald Rock Creek for magnificent views of The Pyramid and springtime wildflower displays.

    Journey type
    Walk
    Distance
    280m one way
    Time suggested
    Allow 15mins walking time.
    Grade
    Grade 2 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive