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#25 of 67 state parks in Queensland

Best trails in Carnarvon National Park

55 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Carnarvon National Park, Queensland? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, walking trails, forest 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 3 easy trails in Carnarvon National Park ranging from 1.2 to 5.2 miles and from 1,299 to 1,669 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

The Carnarvon National Park is located in the Maranoa Region of Central Queensland. Its landscape is made of tall sandstone cliffs, gorges and bush forests that are home to a variety of fauna and flora. Carnarvon Gorge inside the Carnarvon National Park is a place of great Indigenous significance to the Bidgera people. The Dreamtime stories say that it was Mundagurra, the rainbow serpent, who carved the gorge as he travelled the creek system.

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Map of trails in Carnarvon National Park
Park information
Acreage:
736,374 acres
Contact
13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Top trails (7)
#1 - Battleship Spur via Big Bend and Carnarvon Great Walk
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 17 mi • Est. 9 h 4 m
Nestled inside Carnarvon National Park of the Maranoa Region of Central Queensland, this trail follows the Carnarvon Creek to Battleship Spur along the Big Bend trail and Carnarvon Great Walk trail. TShow more
#2 - Big Bend and Moss Garden Walk
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
Big Bend and Moss Garden Walk is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Carnarvon Park, Queensland, Australia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The traShow more
#3 - Carnarvon Great Walk
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 52.3 mi • Est. Multi-day
Carnarvon Great Walk is a 52.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Carnarvon Park, Queensland, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail offers Show more
#4 - Boolimba Bluff via Big Bend and Boolimba Bluff Walk
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 33 m
Boolimba Bluff via Big Bend and Boolimba Bluff Walk is a 4.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Carnarvon Park, Queensland, Australia that features a great forest setting and is rShow more
#5 - Carnarvon Gorge Nature Walk
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 34 m
Carnarvon Gorge Nature Walk is a 1.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Carnarvon Park, Queensland, Australia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilShow more
#6 - Mickey's Creek
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
Mickey's Creek is a 2.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Carnarvon Park, Queensland, Australia that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#7 - Nature Trail to Rock Pool
Carnarvon National Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
A surprisingly lovely walk completing most of the Nature Trail and then connecting to the Rock Pool Walk before returning along the road. Would be better as an out and back along the trail rather thanShow more