Slingsbys trail and Syndicate Ridge track
Dorrigo National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Slingsbys trail and Syndicate Ridge track.
Grade 5Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
6 - 8hrs
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Very steep and difficult
Quality of path
Rough track, many obstacles
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
To start the walk along Slingsby trail:
- Drive 10km north of Dorrigo along Megan Road
- Turn onto Slingsby Road
- The trail begins at the end, and finishes at the northern end of Adams Lane, Glennifer.
Park entry points
Parking is available at the end of Slingsbys Road and at the end of Adams Lane, Gleniffer. Please do not block any farm gates with your vehicle at either of these locations.
Best times to visit
The weather at Dorrigo National Park can vary from warm to mild to cool, depending on the time of year you visit. The summer months usually have the highest rainfall.
The rainforest is alive with birdlife - walk the Lyrebird Link for a close up view.
Escape the summer heat along one of the waterfall tracks and feel the coolness envelope you.
Drinking water is limited or not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to pack plenty of water.
Maps and downloads
- Dorrigo Rainforest Centre
- 9am to 4.30pm daily. Closed Christmas Day.
- 02 6657 5913
- 142 Dome Road Dorrigo Mountain NSW 2453
- in Dorrigo National Park in the North Coast region
Dorrigo National Park is open daily (except Christmas Day) 9am to 4.30pm but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.