In the Glass House Mountains, remnants of the open eucalypt woodland and mountain heath vegetation, which once covered the coastal plains, provide a home for an interesting variety of wildlife including 26 rare and threatened plants.
This walk takes you through open eucalypt forest past the picnic area and up some steps to a lookout. As you continue up a very steep cliff, you walk through a pocket of closed forest with tall turpentine trees believed to be about 200 years old. On the way, you will see columnar trachyte, a volcanic rock.
This challenging walk is recommended for experienced climbers only. This walk is very steep and slippery when wet.
Take plenty of drinking water and wear a hat and sunscreen. Wear sturdy shoes and be careful walking on loose scree. Be aware that walkers above you may dislodge rocks.
Allow plenty of time to complete your walk in daylight. This is the toughest walk in the park and some sections of the route involve rock climbing.
Start the walk early morning and walk in the cooler months. Allow at least one day for the track to dry after rain.
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