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Box Forest Track
1.5 Hours  / 5 Kilometres

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Description

Begin this walk at either the West Gap Creek picnic area or western end of The Crest car park at Cunninghams Gap in World Heritage listed Main Range National Park. Passing through rainforest and open forest, the track is named after the brush box (Lophostemon confertus) which line West Gap Creek. Birdlife is plentiful. Return to your starting point via the Box Forest track or arrange to be picked up at either end of the track. It is not advisable to return via the edge of the busy Cunningham Highway.


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    The Box Forest Track is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Please visit the web site for the latest park information including opening hours and safety messages.
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Journey Details

Duration1.5 Hours Itinerary TypeLand
Distance5 KilometresItinerary RouteReturn
Mode of TravelWalk
Level of DifficultyLevel of difficulty - Recommended for people with some bushwalking experience

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Walking
    Walking
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Other Information

Children:
Yes. Children are welcome. Supervise children closely - especially near watercourses and steep slopes. Avoid contact with stinging nettles and stinging trees.,


Visit our Travel Info page or the National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing website for more information. See Park alerts for the latest information on access, closures and conditions.

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Box Forest Track

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The Box Forest Track is managed by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service. Please visit the web site for the latest park information including opening hours and safety messages.



Route Details

Duration:
1.5 Hrs 
Distance:
5 Kilometres
Mode of Travel:
Walk
Route Type:
Return

Experiences
  • Flora/Fauna
    Flora/Fauna
  • Nature based
    Nature based
  • Rainforest
    Rainforest
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 3


Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome. Supervise children closely - especially near watercourses and steep slopes. Avoid contact with stinging nettles and stinging trees.



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