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Campground Birthday Waterhole (Section 4/5 Junction )
Open campsite pad at trailhead area
Trailhead shelter at junction
Open campsite pad at trailhead area
Birthday Waterhole 4WD campsite
Rating Very Good
Designation Campground Designated (official) campsite
Campsite Facilities TrailheadPark & Trail InformationCampsite/CampgroundWaterToiletrsShelterParkingTables, Chairs and/or Tent PadsNo Campfires
Water Tank Water Yes- Tanks
Capacity 6-7 open campsite tent pads / 2 undercover
Camping Fees None
Campsite Access See Birthday Waterhole Access Page
Maps & GPS Data Shown on Trail Maps External Link
Restrictions  
Snapshot Description
Point New 2016 trailhead shelter. Cozy open area tent pad campsites
Point Alternate open air campsites along creek beds
Point Very popular campsite during peak season in July. Can get busy
Point Birthday Waterhole (1.1km south) is an alternative campsite
Links & Additional Info
Section 4 | S5 Trailhead - Birthday Waterhole
 
Campground Fringe Lily Creek Campsite
Campsite area
Cleared areas for tents
Tent pads near gorge area
Cleared tent pads
Rating Good
Designation Campground Designated (official) campsite
Campsite Facilities Campground Tent Pads only
Water None
Capacity Open Area
Camping Fees None
Campsite Access Trail Access Only
Maps & GPS Data Shown on Trail Maps External Link
Restrictions No Fires Strictly No Campfires or Open Fires
Snapshot Description
Point Nice campsite near a gorge area
Point Tent pads are mostly on dry river creek bed areas. Roomy.
Point Makes good start/finish or overnight point before or after high ground trek
Point Has a number of shady areas. Overall, a comfy campsite.
Links & Additional Info
Section 5
 
Campground Hugh Gorge Junction Campsite
Hugh Gorge Junction point
Hugh Gorge cliffs
Campsite Area
Cleared tent pads
Rating Good
Designation Campground Designated (official) campsite
Campsite Facilities Campground Tent Pads only
Water None
Capacity 2-3 tents
Camping Fees None
Campsite Access Trail Access Only.
Maps & GPS Data Shown on Trail Maps External Link
Restrictions No Fires Strictly No Campfires or Open Fires
Snapshot Description
Point Nice shady and cozy campsite. Great surrounding views
Point Tent pads are mostly on dry river creek bed areas.
Point Great alternative to Hugh Gorge campsite.
Point Only a couple of cleared tent pad areas, but there are other spots nearby
Links & Additional Info
Section 5
 
Campground Hugh Gorge Campsite (Trailhead Area)
Hugh Gorge trailhead shelter
Open air tent pad campsite
Open air tent pad campsite
Alternate campsites along river banks
Rating Good
Designation Campground Designated (official) campsite
Campsite Facilities
TrailheadPark & Trail InformationCampsite/CampgroundWaterToiletrsShelterParkingTables, Chairs and/or Tent PadsNo Campfires
Water Tank Water Yes- 2x Tanks
Capacity 9-10 tents
Camping Fees None
Campsite Access See Hugh Gorge Access Page
Maps & GPS Data Shown on Trail Maps External Link
Restrictions  
Snapshot Description
Point New 2016 trailhead shelter with undercover raised tent pads
Point A number of cleared open air tent pads
Point A number of cleared tent pad areas on or around Hugh River
Point 4WD area is about 350m south from the trailhead.
Links & Additional Info
Section 5 | S6 Trailhead - Hugh Gorge | Hugh Gorge Access Track
 
 
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