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Bald Rock Summit Circuit
Jukembal country

1h 15 min to 2h

2.8km
circuit

↑ 104 m
↓ -104 m

Moderate track
Starting from Bald Rock picnic area this circuit walk in Bald Rock National Park takes you up to the Australia's largest granite rock to a scenic view over the national park. The walk connects Bungoona walk and Bald Rock Summit walk into a loop walk. Let us begin by acknowledging the Jukembal people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. 
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Safer Bushwalks
Tips on staying safe on track
Before you start any bushwalk ensure you;
• Tell someone you trust where you are going and what to do if you are overdue
• Have adequate equipment, supplies, skills & knowledge for the whole journey
• Consider the impact of weather forecasts, park/track closures & fire dangers
• Can respond to emergencies & call for help at any point
• Are healthy and fit enough for this journey.
If not, change plans and stay safe. It is okay to delay and ask people for help.

Getting There
Trackhead At the intersection of Bald Rock Summit Walk & Bald Rock Road (-28.8467098,152.0455847)
Mode Car
DirectionsF

Track Notes

Getting started
From Bald Rock picnic area car park, head towards the sheltered trailhead signpost with a “Please pay fees here” sign on it along the paved/gravel path. Pass between the said signpost and a green “Bald Rock Climb - Carrolls Creek Walk - Border Walk” sign and head along the narrow walking track. About 90 metres in, veer left at the fork and join the Bungoona Walk to continue along Bald Rock Summit Circuit (clockwise).....
Turn map Directions & comments
Start
At the intersection of Bald Rock Summit Walk & Bald Rock Road Start heading along Bald Rock Summit Walk (a walking track).
There is a BBQ (about 40m back from the start).
There is a toilet (about 30m back from the start).
After 45m pass the sign (7m on your left).
Continue straight
After another 25m continue straight, to head along Bald Rock Summit Walk.
After another 25m cross the bridge (about 9m long)
Turn left
After another 20m (at the intersection of Bald Rock Summit Walk & Bungoona Walk) turn left, to head along Bungoona Walk.
After another 330m cross the bridge (about 6m long)
After another 180m cross the bridge (about 2m long)
This is the side trip that takes you atop the humongous Bald Rock. Details below.
Turn right
After another 1.4km (at the intersection of Bald Rock Summit Walk & Bungoona Walk) turn right, to head along Bald Rock Summit Walk.
After another 320m head down the stone steps (about 10m long)
After another 55m pass a seat (on your right)., has a backrest.
Then cross the bridge (about 15m long)
After another 30m cross the bridge (about 15m long)
Continue straight
After another 190m (at the intersection of Bungoona Walk & Bald Rock Summit Walk) continue straight, to head along Bald Rock Summit Walk.
After another 20m cross the bridge (about 9m long)
After another 25m continue straight, to head along Bald Rock Summit Walk.

This is the side trip that takes you atop the humongous Bald Rock.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start
At the intersection of Bald Rock Summit Walk & Bungoona Walk heading along Bald Rock Summit Walk (a walking track).
Veer right
After another 460m veer right, to head along Bald Rock Summit Walk.
After another 105m pass the "Bald Rock" summit (5m on your left).
The end
Continue another 45m to find the end.
Terrain


AS 2156.1-2001 - Walking tracks Classification
Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 2.8km
Time 1h 15 min to 2h
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Storms may impact on navigation and safety (3/6)

Some facilities on route
Toilet There is one -31m from the start.

Seat There is one 2.4km from the start.


Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
Toilet
-31m

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