In the foothills of the coastal range, bordering Kuranda National Park and Smithfield residential area, this small park encompasses tropical rainforest gullies and eucalypt woodlands, and provides shared trails for bush walkers and mountain bikers.
16km north of Cairns
- Dogs permitted (on leash)
Highlights and announcements
Myrtle rust—a fungal disease affecting many native plants—has been found in this park. The disease poses a significant threat to the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. Learn more about myrtle rust and how to minimise its spread.
Want to take leg day to the next level? Sometimes you just have to say, ‘what the heck, let’s do it’. Queensland National Parks, particularly those in the north, offer some gnarly mountain bike trails…
- Temporary closure: Black Snake trail, Smithfield Conservation Park 22–24 October 2021