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Basket Swamp horse riding trails

Basket Swamp National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Basket Swamp horse riding trails.

Getting there and parking

Basket Swamp horse riding trails are in Basket Swamp National Park. To get there:

  • From Tenterfield drive 14km north-east along Mt Lindesay Road
  • At Lindrook Road follow the signposts for 4km to Basket Swamp National Park
  • At the entrance you’ll find the horse float parking area near the park entrance
  • Parking is available at the entrance of Basket Swamp National Park.

Road quality

  • Mixture of sealed and unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • Most roads suitable for 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • 4WD required in wet weather

Facilities

Picnic tables are located at Basket Swamp falls and Woollool Woolloolni Aboriginal Place and toilet facilities can be found at the camping area in Boonoo State Forest

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Horse riding safety

Before you hop on your horse, learn how to keep you and your riding group safe.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

River and lake safety

The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

Permitted

Horses

  • Horse riding is permitted on all roads and fire trails in Basket Swamp National Park, unless otherwise sign posted.

Prohibited

Pets

Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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Coombadjha Creek, Washpool National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary