Things to Do in Maleny Montville
4.4 km return / Class 3 track – Moderate
Baroon Lookout walk is at the southern end of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk.
You can do an enchanting short of 4.4 kms that will give you a taste of the magic of the Great Walk. Walking time to Baroon Lookout and return is approximately 2 hours.
Park in the car-park off Narrows Road just 10 minutes from Montville. Starting from the car-park the walk passes through open woodland ridges and crosses bridges and boardwalks over palm and vine -forested streams.
The Narrows Lookout provides a unique view over the Narrows Gorge. Further up the rack a boardwalk is in place to protect the habitat of the rare hip-pocket frog Assa darlingtoni.
Walk up out of the gully to the Baroon Lookout for views of the Obi Obi gorge, Baroon pocket Dam and its catchment, and then return by the same path back to the Baroon Pocket Dam car-park.