Gilpins Track

This track is mostly used as a return route for people enjoying the Mitchells or Cedrics tracks.

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

All parks and tracks are open under alert level 2.  To help keep everyone well, please continue to maintain a 2 metre distance from other people when you’re out and about and please wash your hands before and after using equipment in our parks and gardens.

The following are all open:

  • All parks and gardens
  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • Visitor and information centres
  • Dog parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Boat ramps and wharves
  • Cemeteries

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kids playing along Gilpins Track

Start: Bowenvale car park.

Finish: Dyers Pass Road, opposite Sign of the Kiwi.

Distance: 1km.

Time: 30 minutes one way.

Dogs: Must be kept on a leash.

Description:
From the Bowenvale carpark, follow Cedrics Track over gentle bedrock before reaching a junction. Take a left onto Gilpins Track and sidle through native bush before descending via a number of switch backs in open tussock grassland. Finish on Dyers Pass Road opposite Sign of the Kiwi. 

Return via Cedrics or Mitchells Track to create a circuit.

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