Coalstoun Lakes

Queensland
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A short walk up over the ridge and down in to the 1st crater. Between 1st and 2nd crater watch for orb spiders. Can be stunning when the lakes have water.

Lookouts
Bird Watching
Swamp or Wetland

Getting there

Turn off the Isis Highway 20km south of Biggenden or 4km north of the township of Coalstoun Lakes into Crater Lakes Road. Follow the dirt vehicle track, approximately 1km, through a grassy paddock to the beginning of the walk up the northern crater. A carpark is provided at the end of the road.

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Route/Trail notes

Track can be overgrown with lantana. Can be very slippery when wet.

Permits/Costs

Free

Other Refferences

https://www.npsr.qld.gov.au/parks/coalstoun-lakes/about.html

Comments

Only a short walk but the last 50% of the climb is very steep. A reasonable level of fitness is required. Great little walk if your in the area doing the Mt Walsh or Utopia Pools walks.

Matt on 3 Mar, 2018

Even after all that rain the lakes were still empty, yet a nice lil walk anyway.

J on 28 Oct, 2017

No lake , more of a paddock, fun stomp anyway

Dave on Aug, 2017

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