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Why this Hike
This hike which sits in Palmerston (Doongan) Wooroonooran National Park is a great adventure exploring the beautiful Nandroya Falls. The hike follows around in a circuit with some moderate climbs that are perfect for hikers looking for something beyond the average stroll in the park.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting from Henrietta Creek Camping Area the walk follows Nandroya Falls Walking Track uphill for a few hundred metres before reaching the junction where the walk’s loop starts. Take the path on the right as you gradually decline along the path, keep walking as you pass Silver Creek Falls until you reach the pinnacle of this hike at Nandroya Falls. Take some time to soak in the falls before continuing to follow the loop right the way around following parts of Douglas Creek before reaching the junction again and turning right back to the Camping area where you started the hike.
Packing for a Day Hike
Even if it is just a small day hike, packing is still essential to make sure everyone stays safe and has fun while on your hike. This free packing list will make sure you have everything you need while taking the hassle out of packing.
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.
Leave No Trace
A Hikers Friend fully endorses the 7 principles of ‘leave no trace’ hiking which aim to protect our natural spaces and encourages you to apply them on your next adventure.
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