Somerset Trail Hike
D'Aguilar National Park Queensland - Sat 31st July 2021

Max Participants:
12
Location:
D'Aguilar National Park Queensland
Date:
Sat 31st July 2021
Start Time:
8:00am
End Time:
1:00pm
Duration:
5 hours appr
Non-Member Cost:
$25.00 per person
Member Cost:
$20.00 per person
Tagged:
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Hike Rating: Grade 3
Distance: 13.90km

Join our hosts 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 Hosts

Morning Tea

Excludes

Transport To/From Meeting Point

What To Bring/Wear

- Hat & Sunscreen

- Water to suit the day (min 2L)

- Snacks

- Lunch

- Comfortable walking shoes

- Walking 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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