Border Ranges National Park
Rosewood loop is a medium length, easy walk through lush rainforest, and is a lovely spot for a picnic and swim in Border Ranges National Park near Queensland.
- Border Ranges National Park
- 6km loop
- Time suggested
- 1 - 2hrs
- Grade 3
- Entry fees
- Park entry fees apply
- What to
- Sunscreen, drinking water, hat
- Please note
- Remember to take your binoculars if you want to birdwatch
Rosewood loop is a beautiful walk through some of the most stunning and diverse rainforest in the Border Ranges National Park. This easy walk offers the chance to see some of the oldest trees that are protected in this park.
Start your walk from Sheepstation Creek campground and head north along Booyong walking track. You’ll pass dense patches of new foliage before reaching a pretty mountain creek where water trickles or cascades over mossy rocks, depending on the rain. You may not be able to resist a break for a paddle in the crystal clear waters and a picnic.
Around 2km after the creek keep a look out for signs for the Rosewood loop. Along the way, mature rosewood and white beech with imposing buttress roots are an impressive sight. These massive trees often house sugar gliders and powerful owls in the hollows and branches. For an extra challenge, take the Booyong walking track north to the Forest Tops campground.
Take a virtual tour of Rosewood loop captured with Google Street View Trekker.
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- in Border Ranges National Park in the North Coast region
Border Ranges National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. The park has coin-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.Buy an annual pass.
(02) 6632 0000
Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
- 136 Summerland Way, Kyogle NSW
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Fax: (02) 6632 1534