For those that are feeling a little adventurous, Emmagen Creek near Cape Tribulation is certainly worth a visit. With numerous swimming holes ranging from deep pools to shallow trickling water, Emmagen Creek is a swimming location that is popular with tourists and locals alike.
Located 7km north of Cape Tribulation, Emmagen Creek is the first creek crossing on the Bloomfield Track. This is a dirt road so caution should be taken in two wheel drive vehicles, especially in wet conditions. A walking track starts 30m before the creek crossing, on the left. Take the left fork approximately 600m from the start of the track for the first swimming spot or continue for another 200m on the main track to the main swimming hole. Caution should be taken near the road crossing as crocodiles may be present, particularly downstream.