Wooroonooran National Park Tropical North Queensland

Photo credit: © Tourism Tropical North Qld

Be inspired: Explore the tropics in ‘the Wet’—our top 3 ‘must dos’

Dramatic! Exhilarating! Invigorating! The wet season is an exciting time of year to explore the tropics of north Queensland. Photo credit: Paul Curtis © Queensland Government


For Journeys in Wooroonooran National Park, see the individual section pages:

  • Walshs Pyramid a challenging hiking trail 26km south of Cairns
  • Goldsborough Valley mountain biking and walking 46km south-west of Cairns
  • Palmerston (Doongan) several short to medium rainforest walks 33km west of Innisfail
  • Bartle Frere trail a challenging hike up Queensland highest peak, starting either 75km south of Cairns or 35km south-east of Atherton
  • Goldfield trail mountain biking and a challenging hike 23km (north-west end) and 58km (south-east end) south of Cairns
  • Walk through world heritage-listed forests to the top of Windin Falls. Taking great care, reward yourself with stunning views over the valley far below.

    Journey type
    11.5km return
    Time suggested
    Allow 2.5-3hr return
    Grade 4 walking track
    • No tent camping
    • No toilets
    • No picnic tables
    • No wheelchair access
    • Lookout
    • Walking
    • No scenic drive