Spice up your hike: experience Queensland’s Scenic Rim like never before

With stunning lodgings and heavenly cuisine, Spicers’ range of all-inclusive Scenic Rim walking tours allow you to slow down and immerse yourself in nature.

Straddling an ancient volcanic caldera, the Scenic Rim Trail offers some of the most awe-inspiring, unspoiled wilderness in Australia. The region’s volcanic plateaus, imposing mountain ranges and unique wildlife are best experienced on foot. 

Whether you’re walking high on the spine of the Great Dividing Range or deep in the lush canopy of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Gondwana Rainforest, the beauty of the Scenic Rim Trail is complimented by Spicers relaxed luxury.

To fully immerse yourself in the beauty of the region, embark on a Spicers’ signature small group, pack free walking tour led by expert guides. You’ll venture through breathtaking landscapes, sample gourmet cuisine then rest in deluxe accommodation.

Explore Queensland’s Scenic Rim with Spicers

You’ll be spoilt for choice with unique journeys ranging from two- to six-day itineraries. Guests will tackle a wide variety of terrain, from rocky ascents and cliff face ladders to gentle forest tracks.

The altitude fluctuates as walkers traverse the range, rising up to a heady maximum elevation of 1169 metres at Bare Rock. Each itinerary offers you the chance to challenge yourself while experiencing the very best the region has to offer.

Spicers two-day Scenic Rim walk

For those with busy schedules, the two-day walk is ideal, offering an unforgettable taste of the Scenic Rim Trail.

The dramatic southern sector of the trail is the focus of this adventure. Walkers will scale the heights of spectacular Mt Mathieson before exploring the peaceful valley of Oakey Creek.

Spicers Canopy Luxury Tents will be your base for the night. This unique glamping experience is unmissable for lovers of the outdoors. Relax beside the roaring fireplace in the communal lounge, or take a sunset dip in the hot tub.

The two-day Scenic Rim walk will see you bed down atSpicers Canopy Luxury Tents
Spicers Canopy Luxury Tents offer stylish, stripped-back accommodation

Three-day Scenic Rim walking tour

This itinerary expands on the two-day walk by adding a leisurely morning gorge walk to the billabongs and awe inspiring rock walls of Miller Vale Creek. 

Spicers’ passionate, expert guides will captivate you with stories on the history of the region as you walk. You’ll also enjoy the luxury of extra time to unwind and indulge at Spicers Canopy Luxury Tents.

Take in stunning vistas on the Scenic Rim Trail with Spicers walking tours
There will be plenty of opportunities to take in the dramatic vistas of the Scenic Rim Trail

Four-day Scenic Rim walk

Venture to the northernmost reaches of the trail and explore the famed Cunningham’s Gap. A rock ladder ascent to Mt Mistake will pleasantly challenge guests from the outset of this itinerary.

Here, your knowledgeable guides will point out the highlights of the ancient Gondwana rainforest as you take in the phenomenal views from Bare Rock.

On this journey you’ll tackle unmarked trails, scramble over rocks and boulder-hop your way through largely untouched wilderness.

Your accommodation will be an unforgettable highlight of your adventure. From the Mt Mistake Farmhouse to the hidden treehouse-style cabins of Spicers Amphitheatre, your evenings will be spent in absolute comfort. Unwind at the off-grid haven, Spicers Hidden Peaks, and take in the architectural touches of Timber Getters.

Spicers Scenic Rim Trail walk
Tackle untouched trails as you explore ancient rainforests

Spicers six-day walking tour

The 6-day itinerary is a must-do for any discerning hiker. This comprehensive itinerary combines the highlights of the four-day and two-day walks. Trek along the spectacular heights of Mt Mathieson, explore Oakey Creek and indulge at Spicers Peak Lodge.

Your accommodation is the perfect compliment to your journey. Relax in comfort and style at Mt Mistake Farmhouse, Spicers Amphitheatre, Spicers Timber Getters and Spicers Hidden Peaks.

You’ll spend the final nights of your adventure in luxury at Spicers Canopy Luxury Tents and Spicers Peak Lodge. Plus, over the course of the six days, you’ll have ample time to relax with a drink in hand, savour spectacular meals and connect with other guests.

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