Bring the family and enjoy a picnic at the Sugarloaf Saddle Day Visitor Area. Please note there are no bins provided – please take your rubbish home with you for recycling or disposal.
Around Sugarloaf Saddle there are rock climbing areas available for all levels of ability from the beginners’ area at The Boulders near Sugarloaf Saddle, to the many challenging climbing routes on North Jawbone. Please contact a licensed rock climbing guide for more information
If you are after a walk, there are several walks ranging in difficulty including the moderately steep track that winds through dense messmate forest, connecting Sugarloaf Saddle Day Visitor Area to Cooks Mill via Tweed Spur Road.
For more information about safety and how to prepare for this walk, download the Visitor Guide below.
Things to do in the area
How to get there
Need to know
Change of Conditions
Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.
Notices Affecting Multiple Parks
Seasonal road closures 2022Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate from after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. Visit the seasonal road closures page for maps and more information.
Cooks Mill Camping Area (Cathedral Range State Park)
Cooks Mill Camping Area Closed for Arborist works - 19th -20th OctoberCooks Mill Camping Area will be closed for camping on the 19th and 20th October whilst important tree works are undertaken within the campground. Access to the toilets for day visitors will not be possible during this time.Neds Gully Camping area will remain open for camping during this time.
Notices Affecting Multiple Sites
Arborist tree works being undertaken on Canyon Track/Wells Cave Track - 19th-20th October - Expect some delaysArborists will be conducting tree works on the Canyon Track/Wells Cave Track on the 19th -20th October. Although the track will remain open for hikers, delays are expected.