Lagoon Pinch to Careys Peak

Best walk no. 45

Lagoon Pinch to Careys Peak

Grade 5
Lagoon Pinch to Careys Peak via The Corker. Long sustained climb to the Barrington Plateau. Altitudinal sequence from subtropical rainforest to cool temperate beech forest and subalpine woodland. Panoramic views from Careys Peak (1,534 m). The protection of this area from logging was a major impetus to NPA’s formation.
Barrington Tops NP
North Coast
Hunter Branch


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1 Apr, Sat Barrington Tops NP
Grade:4/6 Length 22km  900m Sydney Branch
Michael H.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.Day walk all on established management trail. Lagoon Pinch to Careys Peak and return following the Corker Trail through sub-tropical and warm temperate rainforest, Atlantic Beech forest and finally Snow Gum woodland. Rewarded, if clear, with magnificent views at the peak. Two historic buildings en route. Joint walk with The Bush Club. Map: Barrington Best Walk: Lagoon Pinch to Careys Peak View

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