Mt Buffalo NP

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Walks in Mt Buffalo NP

Medium
2 km return
1 hr

Cathedral - Hump Track

The Cathedral - Hump Walk offers spectacular views at every turn. Higher up it traverses rock slabs and is popular for capturing both sunrise and sunset photos with the Cathedral as the starring feature. The track ends at the outcrop of rocks overlooking Cresta Valley. Return the same way, staying on track, safe from unprotected cliff edges. Ends at the summit of The Hump (1695m).

Easy
2.7 km return
40 mins

Gorge Heritage Walk

Follows the cliff edges of the gorge before crossing Crystal Brook above Crystal Brook Falls and following the opposite side of the gorge above the North wall which is 300 metres high before looping back round and then following the same track back to the Mount Buffalo Chalet.

Medium
5 km

Mt Buffalo Walking Tracks

With approx 90km of walking tracks from 30 min to full day walks this Park offers amazing views, plenty of waterfalls and spectacular granite formations.

Medium
800 m return
45 mins

The Horn

Perched on top of granite cliffs at the edge of the Mount Buffalo plateau, The Horn is a unique landscape. Dotted here and there among the great boulders are the twisted, sun-bleached trunks of Snow Gums that have succumbed to bushfires over the years. A stone lookout shelter perched precariously atop the cliff overlooks all of this as well as the surrounding mountains far below. The Horn (1723m) is the most prominent peak of the Mount Buffalo plateau. A dirt road to The Horn picnic area which can be closed at times usually during Winter. Then the walk starts at the end of the paved road and is 6kms.

Easy
1.6 km return
40 mins

The Monolith Walk

A short walk up to the monolith with views over Lake Catani.