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Great veiws and wonderful in the trees walk

Fantastic national park with great walks and views at 2 different outlook locations with a tree... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Doug H
Nice scenery

Whole rocky is under your feet! It has a short and easy walking track. You can take a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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“national park”(7 reviews)
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“windy road”(3 reviews)
Pilbeam Drive, Rockhampton, Queensland 4701, Australia
+61 7 4936 8000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whole rocky is under your feet! It has a short and easy walking track. You can take a couple of photos from different views. Toilets were available and we are happy with our visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 405samiran
Reviewed 23 October 2018

On a lovely sunny Sunday in October my wife and I decided to head up Mt Archer for a picnic lunch. Mt Archer has been having a makeover recently and the improvements to the road up the hill and the new skywalk make it a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Peaceful, quiet with breathtaking view. Drive (5-10 mins) or hike up the mountain (1 hr plus or so).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AlexPeh
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Go on a drive up the narrow bitumen road to the lookout and you will not be dissapointed as this view is excellent and there are plenty of walking tracks to entertain you and well and information boards

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Fantastic national park with great walks and views at 2 different outlook locations with a tree tops walk that is perfect at sunset.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Doug H
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Great views of Rockhampton. The metal walkway is amazing. Great place also for a picnic. Well worth going to especially on a clear day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nfturnbull
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We drove to the top of Mt Archer (sounds lotsa people did also) tho I do think the hike (or cycle) up would be invigorating and it was well worth the trip. Altho there were lotsa clouds, the glimpses we got from the new skywalk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 336wallyh
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I went up with my dog for a wander and to check out the new walkway locals were talking about. It did seem well built and the idea is great and the views are very good. Sadly, there is a lot of work to do...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vanessa U
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went to three different lookouts with varying degrees of satisfaction. Grass Tree lookout is surrounded by trees, so all you see are the trees and very little else. Sleiper lookout is a journey of 1.2km over mostly very rough surface, so good footwear is essential....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Driving to the top of mountains is always the goal of the lazy hiker. Here, resplendent with abandoned cars is the park that is Mt Archer. Still, for two kiwis, it had lovely views of the surrounding countryside here in the tropical north.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank StefanF2036
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Mandy R
2 June 2018|
Response from d0nald37 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mandy. I just checked my in box and found your Question. I hope it's not too late. From what I observed there were no signs barring dogs. There are areas where they would be comfortable with including some good walking... More
James J
6 June 2017|
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Response from DariustheM | Reviewed this property |
The RRC has just opened a foot path up there, I saw it on TV. You can ride a bike or walk up. Its a hill.