Mount Chincogan

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Mt Chincogan and its twin Mt Tincogan is the "Mountain of Mullumbimby". There used to be an annual race up and down the mountain but no more as it is now on private land.

As you come in from the highway you couldn't miss it because it rises up right in the middle of the road.

Elevation (feet): 1,000
Elevation (meters): 305
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: Australia
Latitude: -28.53
Longitude: 153.49
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Most recent eruption: 22 million years ago
Year first climbed: 20,000 BCE
First successful climber(s): Indigenous Bundjalung peoples
Nearest major airport: Brisbane/Gold Coast (closer)
Convenient Center: Mullumbimby

Thanks to Riley Vanderbyl for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #19042 - by John Travis on Feb 14, 2006
    The last couple of hundred feet from the S. Facing meadow with grand views of Byron Bay, is very dramatic.