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“hours return”(9 reviews)
“rock climb”(8 reviews)
“coming down”(7 reviews)
New South Wales, Australia
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All reviews hours return rock climb coming down the gold coast byron bay great hike hiking gear wear suitable footwear take your time bit cloudy steep climb rainforest park takes about hours hour walk nice walk summit clouds
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

This is a good work out for the first few kilometres. Then you will see the chain to help you rock hop / climb this is where gloves will save you hands from some wear and tear. A nice walk that is certainly a work...More

Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Went there few hours before sunset, absolutely stunning. It was suggested by a local boat tour guy, and he said he would be surprised if we don't see whales (currently whale season). Mt. Warning had an extremely wide multi angles view of the coastline. We...More

Thank Excursion625949
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was a challenge but worth every minute. We started the walk / climb to the top at around 4.30am and reached the top at 6.30am and it was well worth the effort of walking in the dark as the sunrise at the top was...More

Thank Q1135GJab
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Many people climb mount warning in the dark to catch the sunrise . Unfortunately by the time we got to the rock climb ( scramble ) just before the summit the sun had come up . We left the bottom at 5.20am . I would...More

Thank getoutsideyourself
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Decided to go for a hike to Mt Warning not knowing how long/hard it might be. When I got there there were only 2 options a short 20 min circuit or the 6 hour walk. Decided I'll just go as far as I am able...More

Thank Debby718
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The hike up Mount Warning is a definite must for anyone who likes bushwalks or sunrises. It's approximately a 8.8 km round trip, taking between 2.5 - 5 hours depending on your fitness and pace. Some jot points for those thinking of going: - Wear...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Both my husband and I are 60 &61 and we decided to give the climb at Mt Warning a go. We had read the reviews and found the tips we got invaluable. It is a hard walk with took us 2.40 mins to get to...More

Thank Eva Jayne H
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely rainforest, amazing walk and even better views. The trail is very well done and a nice challenge for anyone up to it. Definitely recommend going and seeing the best of the views at the top!

Thank NT15213
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

A Definite walk. Easy walk up til u get to the chains. Then much harder. But so worth it. The walk down is harder and we certainly felt it in our calves next morning. Recommend going down chain area backwards when coming down. We stayed...More

Thank ToniV3800
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Decided to head down early with my son in an attempt to see the sunrise from the top of the mountain. We drove down the highway from Coolngatta, then through Murwillimbah for the short country drive to the turn off to Mt Warning. As we...More

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30 May 2017|
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Response from Christine A | Reviewed this property |
Parking was not an issue at all, no permits required either.
Rob L
12 January 2017|
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Response from tron65 | Reviewed this property |
Oops a bit late there's a camping ground at the beginning of the road
Lambert H
7 May 2015|
Response from Trish H |
Personally I don't think a tour is needed, the path is pretty clear cut. Just remember to pack a bag with some water and food, plus if you're going for the sunrise, a flash light and a jumper. Happy hiking! :)