Thark Circuit

Walk from Big bend to the headwater plain for Mountain River and over Thark Ridge
Tiger snake  Tiger snake curled up on the Big Bend track Mountain Plain  View to a distant Collins Bonnet and in top centre Mount Connection Mountain Plain  View to Collins Bonnet from the  plain Flora  Baeckea gunniana Mountain Heath-myrtle, Alpine Baeckea on plain
Headwaters  Headwaters of Mountian River Bushland  Lovely copse of trees  beyond Richea procera Copse  Open area in copse on the plain a lovely spot. Thark Ridge  Part of old track  on northern side of Thark Ridge
Flora  Creeping Tea-tree Leptospermum rupestre saddle Thark Ridge Flora  Creeping Tea-tree Leptospermum rupestre saddle Thark Ridge Flora  Creeping Tea-tree Leptospermum rupestre saddle Thark Ridge Flora  Creeping Tea-tree Leptospermum rupestre saddle Thark Ridge
Flora  Mountain Rocket seed heads Bellendena montana Flora  Mountain Rocket seed heads Bellendena montana Flora  Mountain Rocket seed heads Bellendena montana Old track  Recovering damage on Thark plains It is now easy to lose the original track in this area.
Old track  Scene at junction where pads split  Damage still showing now 3 years since closed.