Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout


30 mins

595 m One way

40 m

Moderate track
This walk starts at Silver Mist Park and follows a section of the Prince Henry Cliff Walk. The walk visits Tallawalla Lookout, with great views up the valley, and Honeymoon Lookout. An optional side trip, taking in more views from Banksia Lookout, is great if you are still feeling energetic. Either organise someone to pick you up at Honeymoon Point, or head back to your car along Cliff Drive.

Maps for the Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout walk

You can download the PDF for this walk to print a map.
These maps below cover the walk and the wider area around the walk, they are worth carrying for safety reasons.
Six Foot Track 1:50 000 Map Series Six Foot Track NSW-six-foot-track
Katoomba 1:25 000 Map Series 89301S KATOOMBA NSW-89301S
Katoomba 1:100 000 Map Series 8930 KATOOMBA 8930

Cross sectional view of the Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout

Overview of this walks grade – based on the AS 2156.1 – 2001

Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.

Length 595 m
Time 30 mins
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Grade 3/6



Moderate track
AS 2156.1 Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Quality of track Clear and well formed track or trail (2/6)
Signs Clearly signposted (1/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (1/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

Here is a bit more details explaining grading looking at sections of the walk

Gradient

Around 470m of this walk has gentle hills with occasional steps, whilst the remaining 120m has short steep hills.

Quality of track

This whole walk, 600m follows a clear and well formed track or trail.

Signs

This whole walk, 600m is clearly signposted.

Experience Required

Around 450m of this walk requires some bushwalking experience, whilst the remaining 150m requires no previous bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 600m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 600m is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout walk starts at the Silver Mist Picnic Area (gps: -33.730709, 150.31503)
Your transport options to Silver Mist Picnic Area are by;
Bus. (get details)
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)



The Silver Mist Park to Honeymoon Lookout ends at the Honeymoon Lookout (gps: -33.7273, 150.31715)
Your transport options to Honeymoon Lookout are by;
Bus. (get details)
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)


Fire Danger

Each park may have its own fire ban, this rating is only valid for today and is based on information from the RFS Please check the RFS Website for more information.

Weather Forest

This walk starts in the Central Tablelands weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts

Comments

 


Short URL = http://wild.tl/smpthml


Gallery images
There are other downloads I am still working on.
You will probably need to login to access these — still all free.
* KML (google earth file)
* GPX (GPS file)

Special Maps/ brochures
* A3 topo maps
* PDF with Lands Topo map base
* PDF with arial image (and map overlay)
I wanted to get the main site live first, this extra stuff will come in time.
Happy walking
Matt :)