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Black Mountain National Park

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5 Mar 2017
“Great Folklore Stories”
12 Oct 2016
“Brooding, mysterious and decidedly unusual”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4098 2188
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Before you go, read all about the many stories about the happenings at the mountain. You travel a few miles through lust green foliage and come to this big black mountain consisting of black granite rocks. This is all there is to see, so stop...More

Thank annarc6
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The park comprises mountains made of boulders, some the size of houses, that are piled up, and have cavernous gaps between and under them. It is said that in the past people entering this area have disappeared, never to be seen again, You make up...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Fascinating mountain made of millions of black stones about 10 minutes before Cooktown that is worth getting out and having a look at. It is a bit of an eerie experience as its fairly secluded and dead quiet. Apparently it has also been nicknamed “mountain...More

Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

This place is very unique and well worth a shot stop at the lookout - but there is no other way to see the park. One for a quick photo and keep driving

1  Thank TravellerPete82
Reviewed 6 May 2015

The Black Mountain National park is interesting enough and is made up of Black Granite Boulders. it is very imposing on the skyline and will take you all of 5 minutes to stop, have a look and take a few photos. I wish there was...More

1  Thank Natalie1964
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This geological feature just south of Cooktown, encourages the imagination, with its sinister mountains made up of millions of huge black granite boulders. Looking like the creation of some giant, evil being who has just dropped them there, they are impossible to pass without stopping.

1  Thank TravellerWendyJ
Reviewed 9 July 2014

stopped to have a look on our way through to Cooktown. Mainly stopped for a photo opportunity as that is really all you can do there.

Thank Shazz P
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Stopped here on trip to Lions Den Hotel. Reminded me of Sudbury ON slag heaps. Only takes a few minutes to see.

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