The Mushroom Rock Walk in The Golden Gate National Park

The walk to the Mushroom Rock starts at the Glen Reenen Rest Camp where you buy a day ticket which enables you to walk or take one of the two drives into the Golden Gate National Park. 

The Glen Reenen Rest Camp, Golden Gate National Park

The Glen Reenen Rest Camp, Golden Gate National Park

The start of the walk

The start of the walk

Several walks are available

Several walks are available

Walking to the Mushroom Rocks

Walking to the Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

The Mushroom Rocks

Looking up to the top of the Mushroom Rocks

Looking up to the top of the Mushroom Rocks

The water dripping down from the top of the Rocks

The water dripping down from the top of the Rocks

The map issued by the Information Office shows this as a circular walk, suggesting a return over the top of the rock, but the map is misleading. This walk is either a ‘there and back’, or a circular walk in which you return on the road which is not recommended.

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