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Great climb!

Steep but worth it. Allow at least an hour. Take your time coming down and stop along the way to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hervey Bay
Good fitness workout

Great place to get a workout and a sweat and great views from the summit, many photo opportunities... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Ipswich, Australia
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Corner of Tanah Street West and Jarnahill Drive, Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews worth the climb well worth the effort take your time sunshine coast stone steps great climb sturdy shoes moderate level of fitness early morning or late afternoon reasonable fitness fitness freaks awesome views steep walk wear a hat hours return walking shoes easy climb
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steep but worth it. Allow at least an hour. Take your time coming down and stop along the way to enjoy the view progressing!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HannahLillian
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Great place to get a workout and a sweat and great views from the summit, many photo opportunities, done this during the week and wasn't busy at all, im 55 years old but fitness level is good and done it in 20 minutes with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank wendttp
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Gets the legs pumping! Terrific view at the top and well worth the trip up. Doesn't take as long as indicated though.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AndrewandCathy
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It's well sign posted so easy to find. Really would have appreciated a toilet at the carpark.... I wasn't on my own... luckily a short drive to public toilet in Coolum beach The walk is really well made...rock path/steps up to the top. A few...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mumhasfun
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

TAKES less than 2 hours to go up and down with a few breaks here and there. Good view from top, can get a little crowded as the day gets older. Easy walking for the fit people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnO4352
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Easy climb and great views. Parking could be better though. But tough in parts but folk with reasonable fitness can do it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leesa F
Reviewed 14 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank DSA1681
Reviewed 13 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GippyTraveller
Reviewed 21 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank IdRatherBeAtHome
Reviewed 20 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank meandmati
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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