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Not an easy walk, but not overly hard, just a lot of steps. Places to rest on the way, so you can... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Climb & mountain & tick the bucket list!

When you visit the Sunshine Coast climbing Mount Coolum is something you really should do. You will... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Corner of Tanah Street West and Jarnahill Drive, Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not an easy walk, but not overly hard, just a lot of steps. Places to rest on the way, so you can take your time. 4 yr old had to be carried some of the way, 6 year old made it fine. Great views from...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When you visit the Sunshine Coast climbing Mount Coolum is something you really should do. You will need a medium level of fitness & be steady on you feet as the ground surfaces vary & can be quite uneven. It took us about 50 minutes...More

Thank GippyTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its a long way to the top if you want to rock and roll. The views are worth every grind along the narrow path at points. Windy, but you would expect that.

Thank IdRatherBeAtHome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mt Coolum 2nd largest MONOLITH in Australia Yes and wow!!! Do the walk as the view at the top is awesome. Sunrise or sunset. However it is so popular these days meaning loads of people traffic. Seven years of age up be ok, watch them...More

Thank meandmati
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great climb, we had to stop and take a breather occasionally as it can get the heart rate up, but not too challenging. There were quite a few other people climbing it but as it was early morning this was to be...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a strenuous hike up some fairly steep steps. If you take your time it is manageable for reasonably fit people. Not recommended on a hot day. Wear decent footwear and take water. Once up the top it is well worth the effort. Fantastic 360...More

Thank karenarb2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Two seventy year olds, just, and two slightly younger but reasonably fit climbed Mt Coolum and while it was an effort it was not too difficult and the views were worthwhile. Very busy on a late winters day. Take water and wear decent shoes, a...More

Thank RickyG48
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We only found Mount Coolum by accident, but it was well worth it. The track starts off nice and steady and then starts to slowly incline, if you take it steady you will be fine. We were overtaken many times while taking in the wonderful...More

1  Thank PaulLisa20
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A fairly difficult climb. Would not like to do it on a hot day. Good view from the top. Not for those who do not like climbing up steps.

Thank smyth_travels
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a great little walk...well walk isn’r the best description as it’s a steady ascent to the top and you just need to check your footing on the way down. That said the `climb` is well worth it for the panoramic view of coast...More

1  Thank Brandesman
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9 July 2016|
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Response from Anna E | Reviewed this property |
No it's a national park. It's already crazy busy with only people. So NO DOGS. Check out the National Parks rules and guidelines.
justine s
8 July 2016|
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Response from Anna E | Reviewed this property |
Best if you are travelling by car - then you can go firect using Google Maps - plug in Landsborough and Mt Coolum
Shayla P
6 July 2015|
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Response from Gerard R | Reviewed this property |
No restrictions just make sure you have a torch when you go early or late as in winter you lose day light early and it's cold at the moment in the morning, it is with any time of the day but I prefer early mornings. Just do... More