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Best trails in Brisbane

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Looking for a great trail near Brisbane, Queensland? AllTrails has 86 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Blue Lake National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Flinders Peak Conservation Park or Enoggera Reservoir-Seqwater. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 47 easy trails in Brisbane ranging from 0.7 to 13.3 miles and from 13 to 1,725 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Brisbane
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#1 - Enoggera Reservoir Circuit
Enoggera Reservoir-Seqwater
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h 33 m
This loop is great for trail running and normally takes 1-3 hours. There is mix of narrow trails and wide fire trails. Relatively hilly but enough of a break between climbs to keep well rested SectiShow more
#2 - Mount Coot-tha Loop
Mount Coot-tha Forest Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 3 h 1 m
This is a great loop for exercise near the city. There are some steep rocky sections but nothing too difficult. Once you're nearing the top you get some excellent views.Show more
#3 - Powerful Owl Trail
Mount Coot-tha Forest Park
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
This is a good hike for some exercise right near the city. It can get quite steep in parts which will certainly get the blood flowing. There are more trails in the area if you wish to extend your hikeShow more
#4 - Mount Coot-tha Simpsons Falls Circuit
Mount Coot-tha Forest Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
The trail is great for trail running and walking. Section 1 : Paten Road to Maculata Track Stony fire trail and some single track Grade : little strenuous minor technical steep ascent Section 2 : MaShow more
#5 - Kokoda Track Loop via Powerful Owl Trail
Mount Coot-tha Forest Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 26 m
This is a nice little family friendly hike near Brisbane. The first part of the walk is along the Powerful Owl Trail before looping around on the Kokoda Track before returning to the car park. The traShow more
#6 - Mount Coot-tha Summit Trail
Mount Coot-tha Forest Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 56 m
Mount Coot-tha Summit Trail is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more
#7 - Toohey and Nathan Ridge Track
Toohey Forest
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
Toohey and Nathan Ridge Track is a 4.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#8 - Jollys Lookout to Egernia and Thylogale to Mount Nebo
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Jollys Lookout to Egernia and Thylogale to Mount Nebo is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for aShow more
#9 - Kangaroo Point, Storey Bridge and Goodwill Bridge Loop
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Kangaroo Point, Storey Bridge and Goodwill Bridge Loop is a 4.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia that features a river. The trail is good for all skill lShow more
#10 - Spring Mountain Trail
Spring Mountain Forest Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 19 m
Spring Mountain Trail is a 6.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail isShow more
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