Crystal Cascades, Redlynch

4.6
#3 of 8 in Nature in Cairns Region
A scenic stretch of water set in lush parkland, has an idyllic atmosphere that lends the whole area an idyllic feel. Gentle waterfalls and leafy riverside paths make this an ideal location for a leisurely walk. Or+E8 dip your feet in the nearby swimming hole or plunge right into the cool water. Put Crystal Cascades and other Redlynch attractions into our Redlynch day trip planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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4.6
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  • A great way to visit a gallery rainforest and beautiful river. Walking track all sealed with many viewing areas providing river access. It was too wild and dangerous to swim when we visited in flood b...  more »
  • Great place for a swim in the multiple rock pools. Most areas are slow flowing and safe for all swimmers. Be cautious after heavy recent rain as it more dangerous. Recommended for all locals, visitors...  more »
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  • Crystal Cascades is one of those local staples in Cairns that is a must do for everyone. You park down the bottom and then walk up towards the waterfall at the end. Along the way there are stairs that lead to the creek where you can pick a spot to jump in. Be secluded or make friends. There are plenty of places to choose from and it's up to you where you want to go. Also a great place to discover wildlife.
  • Very tranquil, peaceful, and a relaxing atmosphere. A easy walk to see the spectacular waterfalls. Just be careful of the stinging trees. As long as you don't touch any of the trees you will have no problems

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