The well-recognised peaks of the surrounding mountains that are known as the McPherson Range are best explored with an experienced guide.
Be confident in the knowledge that our expeditions are only led by experienced and fully qualified outdoor leaders. They come with a wealth of local knowledge, have wilderness first aid and navigation experience.
Check out our Events page to see when our next Expedition is scheduled, or give us a call to arrange your adventure. (A minimum of 4 is required for all activities)
Mt Barney Lodge offers Outdoor Leaders who can be booked in advance to guide you to these significant peaks:
A guided expedition up iconic Mt Barney via the South East Ridge, is the ultimate challenge. At 1359m, Mt Barney has been voted among the top five most challenging mountains to climb in Australia.
Although not as big as Mt Barney, climbing Mt Maroon at 965 meters is a challenge in itself!
Moon Rise on Maroon
'Moonrise on Mt Maroon' is a very special expedition as very few full moons fall on Saturday or Sunday night.
Three Peaks Challenge
Explore Queensland's most impressive mountain
Take a walk back through local history as this expedition takes you to the location and remaining fuselage of the Stinson Airliner crash that occurred in February 1937.
While Mt Ernest is a small peak among giants, you will feel engulfed by the majesty of Mt Barney and see a different perspective on the Mt Barney Massif.
With such an impressive cliff line making this mountain look like a wedding cake, many people gaze and wonder how this mountain is climbed. More...