Mount Kingsthorpe


A short walk zigzagging to the summit of Mt Kingsthorpe with panoramic views over the town of Kingsthorpe and surrounding farmland. The trail is unsealed and contains several natural stone steps. There are a few bench seats along the trail to rest but no other facilities.

Officially listed as Grade 4/Hard (loose/uneven surface, natural steps), this track is suitable for walkers of all ages and most fitness levels.

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Getting there

Access road off Emmanulla Drive, Kingsthorpe. Carpark is at the top of the steep gravel driveway. Suitable for 2WD.


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Route/Trail notes

Trailhead is signed but may be overgrown. Proceed up the stairs and follow the zigagging path up the mountain. The path is exposed on the western side of the mountain but becomes shadier near the top. Return via the same path.



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Lots of wattles and purple flowers out today, giving a whole new beauty to this walk. Nice views from the top.

Steph T on 20 Aug, 2022

An easy and short walk to the summit.
Access road from Emmanulla Drive is steep and unsealed. Care is advised in a 2WD vehicle.

Mark on 3 Sep, 2021


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