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Why this Hike
Follow this beautiful walking track passing the fields which helped fuel the gold rush. The area is littered with gold mines and is perfect for newer hikers looking for a short day walk.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting south of the car park at Bellbird Grove, Enoggera Reservoir, the Golden Boulder Circuit track is a 1.8 km semi-elevated walking trail offering an educational & fascinating walk which runs in a circuit. Sign posted with facts about the gold rush, you'll see several mineshafts along the way which capture attention as points of interest. Back at the main hub, there is plentiful parking, amenities and shaded picnic areas with electric barbecues.
Food for a Day Hike
Before setting off on a day hike one thing you must do is plan what food you are going to bring with you. Your snacks and lunches should be nutritious, delicious and lightweight but they don't need to be complex.
Our recipe hub includes a range of lunches and snacks perfect for a day hike ranging from easy to create in minutes to tasty creations like you would make at home.