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Grassy Hill, Cooktown

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From the top of Grassy Hill, enjoy a 360-degree panoramic view of Cooktown, Endeavor River, and the Coral Sea. You can reach the lookout by a spiral path or steep steps leading to the summit. Captain Cook climbed this hill to figure out a safe way to sail out through the reef. If you want to go for a swim, descend by another walking path to Cherry Tree Bay beach. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Grassy Hill and many more Cooktown attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Cooktown holiday planner.
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  • Make sure you read all the information below the lookout which tells you about the Aboriginal history as well  more »
  • This should be number one on your list of things to do in Cooktown. This site is quite elevated in relation to it's surroundings and so gives an excellent overview of the town. The views up the Endeav...  more »
  • The view is awesome! If you have time, do it for sunrise as well! If you like lighthouses and history, this is a great stop too.  more »