Somerset Trail Walk
D'Aguilar National Park Queensland - Sat 17th April 2021

Max Participants:
12
Location:
D'Aguilar National Park Queensland
Date:
Sat 17th April 2021
Start Time:
7:00am
End Time:
12:00pm
Duration:
4 hours appr
Non-Member Cost:
$25.00 per person
Member Cost:
$15.00 per person
Tagged:
hiking rainforest

Length: 13km return
Grade: Medium-Easy / Reasonably Fit walkers 

Join Chris our local AW host on the Somerset Trail walk in D'Aguilar National Park, Mount Mee. Considered by many to be one of the best bushwalks near Brisbane city it is a relatively easy and beautiful 13km return walk through a mixture of open country and pine forest, as well as pockets of rainforest and scribbly-gum.

At around the halfway point, there are a series of lookouts over Somerset Dam to the north and Lake Wivenhoe to the south, with a backdrop of the far mountain ranges.
This area was heavily logged in the past (hence the saw mill at The Gantry) but has regrown into a beautiful diverse bushland. 

Please note: The day use area at The Gantry has toilets, picnic and BBQ facilities as well as a number of large resident goannas!


Gallery

Views by Neil_Ennis
Rain Forest
Scribbly Gum by Neil Ennis
Somerset walk sign

Location

Please note map locations and route are approximate only

Highlights

● Beautiful mixed forest walk

● The call of the bower birds

● Views over Somerset Dam and Lake Wivenhoe

Includes

Adventurous Women® Walk Host

Tea and coffee

Excludes

Transport To/From Meeting Point

What To Bring/Wear

- Hat & Sunscreen

- Water to suit the day (min 2L)

- Snacks

- Lunch

- Comfortable walking shoes

- Poles if you use them

Cancellation & Refunds

Notice of cancellation must be in writing, with an email as an acceptable form of communication, directly to Adventurous Women with the following conditions:

  • 7 days + prior to departure - Full Refund
  • 6 days or less - Full Refund if replacement can be found
  • Within 24 hours - No Refund

No refund is available after departure of a tour has commenced.

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