The high country – a place of stunning walking in diverse environments from Antarctic beech rainforest to granite tors, panoramic lookouts and high waterfalls. Multi-day walks such as Green Gully are a good introduction to the wild rivers and the pioneer heritage. New England is also a dream destination for motorcycle riders.

Trails

A challenging off track escarpment walk with two stunning lookouts over New England NP wilderness
A pleasant stroll through forest with views over the Macleay Gorges on Cassinia Walking track
An easy 4WD loop, with lookouts high on Chaelundi Road, heritage sites and interesting short walks.
A steep 4WD track to Tommy's Lookout over the Mann River Vally
Rock hop your way down Kings Plains Creek to the dramatic falls (best after rain)
Climb through, under and on top of granite boulders to Captain Thunderbolts lookout over the northern tablelands
Lookouts and waterfalls on a walk that traces the rim of the Wollomombi Gorge
Sensational lookouts and a walk showcasing the basalt lava flows from the Ebor Volcano and Antarctic Beech forest