Bare Rock track and Morgan's Walk

Main Range National Park

Bare Rock is a minor peak North of Cunningham's Gap with great views towards the Mistake Mountains.

Lookouts
Toilets
No Dogs Permitted
Rainforest
1014m
Maximum Elevation
468m
Total Climb

Getting there

From Brisbane follow the Cunningham Highway towards Cunningham's Gap. At the top of the gap turn right into a car park adjoining the highway. Follow the Mt. Cordeaux track which leaves from the edge of the car park.

Maps

The track is clearly marked so no map is required, however, the Sunmap Cunninghams Gap sheet covers the area.

Route/Trail notes

The Bare Rock track turns off just before the Mt. Cordeaux lookout. Follow the track as it passes through a saddle and into the rainforest. Morgan's Walk leaves the main track 680m short of Bare Rock and visits a beautiful grove of montane heath.

GPS Tracks

Comments

Completed this as part of Mt Cordeaux, definately worth the extra couple of KM's.

BrentG on 19 Jan, 2023

Nice easy walk past the Mt Cordeaux summit. You get a better view of the range so it is well worth the extra hike out. The track is well graded and the weather was nice and cool even in December due to the altitude.

Jess&JonM on 27 Dec, 2022

We left about 9.45 am and did Palm Grove before reaching Mt Cordeaux at 11.52 am. After lunch we decided to do Morgans walk and Bare Mountain. Had a great day with clear views to Lake Moogerah and even Brisbane city. Got back to the car park at 3.07 pm. About 5 hours 25 mins all up.

Jeff on 4 Dec, 2022

A clear easy path, well used, a steady climb, the views from both bare rock and cordeux summit are absolutely beautiful. Path is mostly shaded by trees which is amazing in summer. Kids (10 & 13) survived the 12.6km, completed in 3hrs20minutes. would like to return some time for sunrise!

Nicole Howarth on 13 Nov, 2022

Awesome walk awesome weather

ian parker on 9 Jul, 2022

Great extension to Mt Cordeux summit. The walk from Mt Cordeux turnoff to bare rock is splendid. Views from bare rock spectacular.

Hadi Nahvi on 16 Apr, 2022

Easy to follow walk. Well maintained tracks to both Barr rock and Morgan's. Definitely worth doing both.

Chris on 12 Mar, 2022

On a rainy day cloud came in, no view at all but the misty rain in the forrest is magical

Bruce on 29 Oct, 2021

Pleasant walk to Mr Cordeaux and then across to Bare Rock. Just over 3 hours. Will do Morgans another time.

Carmen on 21 Aug, 2021

A easy to do and worthwhile quite short extension of Mt Cordeaux walk

Bruce on Aug, 2021

Great walk through rainforest to the mountain peaks.. Easy to moderate with set trail to follow.Beautiful views at Bare Rock.

Susan on 29 May, 2021

Wonderful walk! Clear pathways, signed and maps so it is very easy to navigate. It’s long, but we’ll worth the view at Bare Rock. Can’t wait to do it again and watch the sunrise right up there!

katie on 23 May, 2021

Sick view to turn off from Mt Coureaux! The mountain edge is sick

Kaina on 23 May, 2021

Got to bare rock for the sunrise approx 6.30am. Amazing views yet again very cold.

ian parker on 16 May, 2021

Sun rise, nice

Chris Wilson on 3 May, 2021

Excellent track, great views. pretty easy

Justin on 19 Apr, 2021

and Mt Cordeaux

Natalie Noon on 11 Apr, 2021

A great walk. It is moderately hard for beginners. But it is a rewarding walk.

Mohsen on 4 Apr, 2021

Started just before 8 and took 3.5hrs to walk it. Saw a heap of wildlife - wrens, black cockatoos, fruit doves, lyrebirds, parrots, cat birds, whip birds, storm birds, wallabies and a snake (little skinny black one). Lots of stunning fungi out as well which are amazing to get up close to! The track is good although there are some sections that are so overgrown with weeds that you can no longer make out the path - especially near Mt Cordeaux and then crossing over the saddle heading to Bare Rock. Do this walk on a weekday if you can and avoid the crowds and noisy children. It was wonderful today and I think we saw less than 10 people.

S K on 8 Feb, 2021

Long but easy walk. In shade most of the way. Took 4.5 hrs.

Clem on 17 Oct, 2020

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