Blanket Creek walkers' camp
Blanket Creek bush camp features shady, she-oak covered bush campsite alongside the Herbert River.
Camping area facilities
- Tent camping
Camping area features: Shady, she-oak covered bush camp site alongside the Herbert River.
Location: 10.5km along the Juwun and Jambal walking tracks.
Access: The walkers' camp can be reached on foot only.
Number of sites: Open area without separately defined sites.
Camp sites are suitable for: walk-in camping.
Camp site surface: Dirt and grass.
Open fires: Prohibited.
Generators: Not permitted.
Essentials to bring: Drinking water, fuel stove, rubbish bags, insect repellent. Read more about before you visit.
Mobile phone coverage: Not available.
Be aware that estuarine crocodiles may be encountered in waterholes, creeks and rivers along the Great Walk. Crocodiles can be dangerous. Do not take unnecessary risks and remember to Be crocwise in croc country.
Take the opportunity to observe crocodiles from a distance. Stay well back from crocodiles or croc-slide marks. If you are approached by a crocodile, move away from the animal.
- Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park 1 December 2022 to 31 March 2023