The Deep Pass Trail


1 Hr

1.9 km One way

0 m

Moderate track
Going through one of the prettiest campsites near Lithgow, the Deep Pass Trail goes steeply into a valley surrounded by amazing cliffs, and up the other side. Nayook Canyon is a good sidetrip, with beautiful cascading waterfalls that the track climbs around.

Maps for the The Deep Pass Trail 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.
Rock Hill 1:25 000 Map Series 89312N ROCK HILL NSW-89312N
Wallerawang 1:100 000 Map Series 8931 WALLERAWANG 8931

Cross sectional view of the The Deep Pass Trail bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the The Deep Pass Trail

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 1.9 km
Time 1 Hr
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Grade 3/6



Moderate track
AS 2156.1 Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Signs Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

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

Gradient

Around 1.8km of this walk has short steep hills, whilst the remaining 140m is flat with no steps.

Quality of track

Around 1km of this walk follows a clear and well formed track or trail, whilst the remaining 890m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles.

Signs

Around 1km of this walk is clearly signposted, whilst the remaining 900m has directional signs at most intersection.

Experience Required

Around 1km of this walk requires no previous bushwalking experience, whilst the remaining 890m requires some bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 1.9km is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 1.9km has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the The Deep Pass Trail walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the The Deep Pass Trail walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The The Deep Pass Trail walk starts at the Deep Pass Carpark (gps: -33.340204, 150.3001)
Your main transport option to Deep Pass Carpark is by;
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)



The The Deep Pass Trail ends at the Deep Pass Carpark (South) (gps: -33.347409, 150.30684)
Your main transport option to Deep Pass Carpark (South) is by;
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/tdpt


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 :)