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Hiking To Crystal Cascades & Fairy Falls (QLD, Australia)

In Australia, Day Hikes, Queensland by Hikers Movement

Located in the Barron Gorge National Park just outside of Cairns, there are a few waterfalls worth hiking to. Notably, they are the Crystal Cascades waterfalls and the more secluded Fairy Falls. Crystal Cascades is a waterfall of Freshwater Creek. Fairy Falls is another waterfall in the nearby Dowah Creek. Both are certainly worth the short hikes required to reach them. …

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Hikers Guide To Windin Falls: Atherton Tablelands, Australia

In Australia, Day Hikes, Queensland, Waterfalls by Hikers Movement

Windin Falls offers a spectacular view of the Atherton Tablelands and Mulgrave Valley from the impressively tall waterfall and natural picturesque infinity pool. The hiking trail is roughly 4.5 km (one-way) through the rainforest of the Wooroonooran National Park, with a small loop near the ascent to the falls. Difficulty: Moderate Length: 9.0 km total Suggested Duration: 3-5 hours Signage: Some signage Facilities: …

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Hikers Guide To The Arrows (Cairns, Australia)

In Australia, Day Hikes, Queensland by Hikers Movement

The Arrows are a series of 4 interconnecting hiking trails through the Mount Whitfield Conservation Park in the tropical town of Cairns, Australia. The park extends 300 hectares through the lush mountainous rainforest of the Australian tropics. Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult Length: 1.5 (shortest loop) to 12 km total Suggested Duration: 0.5-7 hours Signage: Trail markers and maps located throughout Facilities: Parking, washrooms, …

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Self-Guided Hiking Through The Mossman Gorge, QLD, Australia

In Australia, Day Hikes, Queensland by Hikers Movement

The walking trails through the Mossman Gorge are among the many that take hikers through the wondrous Daintree Rainforest in north-eastern Australia. The Mossman Gorge trails are located just west of the town of Mossman and lead hikers along the Mossman River within the Gorge under the canopy of the oldest rainforest in existence. These trails are accessible through the …