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Blue Mountains (Glenbrook)
Attic Cave
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 74 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 74 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Hard

This walk visits Attic Cave, a camping cave in the lower Blue Mountains. The cave is large enough to sleep a small party, providing a great shelter to rest. The walk first visits Pisgah Rock, by walking along an old management trail, and includes a very short side trip to the great view up Erskine Creek. From Pisgah rock the track becomes much less distinct, and involves a rock scramble down a gully. (open in app) more...

 
Blaxland Station Florabella Pass Loop
Time: 2 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.1 km NE of Blaxland
Length: 4.3 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 4.3 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 249 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 249 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This is a great circuit walk, exploring a section of the Glenbrook Gorge from above, with an optional side trip down to the creek below. The walk has some very scenic areas and passes many interesting rock formations. Easily accessible by car or public transport, this is a great walk to start your weekend in the mountains. The local cafe or bakery makes a great fuel stop at the beginning or end of this walk. (open in app) more...

 
Blaxland Station to Boulder Pool
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.1 km NE of Blaxland
Length: 4 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 4 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 217 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 217 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This walk is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle, enjoying a quiet retreat beside Glenbrook Creek. This walk takes a direct route from Blaxland Station down to a pool of water with a large boulder. A wonderful place to relax and unwind. Stop off at the bakery or cafe in Blaxland for a treat. (open in app) more...

 
Blaxland to Warrimoo Station Florabella Pass
Time: 3 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.1 km NE of Blaxland
Length: 6 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 6 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 406 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 406 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This is a wonderful walk through a section of the Glenbrook Gorge. Plenty of views are dotted along the way, looking into the gorge, with many interesting rock formations to enjoy between the views. Walking from station to station makes this a convenient walk for all. A visit to the local bakery or cafe is a great addition to this walk. (open in app) more...

 
Blue Pool to Glenbrook Sandbar
Time: 1 hr 15 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.2 km S of Glenbrook
Length: 2.5 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 2.5 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 175 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 175 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This enjoyable walk leads to the beautiful feature that is Blue Pool. This natural pool can appear an amazing colour, and can be quite popular with swimmers. If Blue Pool is too crowded for your liking, there is an optional sidetrip which heads further up the creek to Glenbrook sandbar. The sandbar offers a sandy beach at a nice stretch of creek, also a pleasant spot for a dip. (open in app) more...

 
Blue Pool Track
Time: 20 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.1 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 0.5 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.5 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 39 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 39 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This short, pleasant walk, starts close to the Glenbrook entrance of the Blue Mountains National Park. The walk follows a staircase and track down to Blue Pool. The blue colouring of the water can vary in intensity, depending on water and weather conditions. A popular swimming hole, this creek is particularly dangerous after rain, take care when swimming. (open in app) more...

 
Dadder Cave
Time: 4 hrs Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 375 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 375 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Unmanaged

A great day or overnight walk along Erskine Creek to the Dadder Camping Cave. This cave has a long history of use for overnight camps. The lovely Erskine Creek provides plenty of opportunities to cool the feet down. The climb down to Erskine Creek is steep, and the walk along the banks of Erskine Creek can be very slow at times. (open in app) more...

 
Dadder Cave and Jack Evans track
Time: 2 Days Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 10.3 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 10.3 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 535 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 535 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Route: Unmanaged

This fairly short overnight walk is a great way to explore Erskine Creek. The walking along Erskine creek is mostly off track, and is through thick scrub in places. Although this walk could be done in a day, an overnight walk gives more time to explore the creek and enjoy the caves in the area. (open in app) more...

 
Erskine Creek via Pisgah Rock
Time: 3 hrs Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 2.8 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 2.8 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 261 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 261 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Unmanaged

This walk takes a steep climb down from Pisgah Rock to the Junction of Erskine and Lincoln Creeks. There are optional side trips to a rock platform further downstream, or to the campsite just up from the junction (you can make a weekend of the walk). This remote Creek junction is a lovely spot to relax and enjoy. (open in app) more...

 
Erskine Creek via Pisgah Rock and Jack Evans
Time: 4 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 7.1 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 7.1 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 421 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 421 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Route: Unmanaged

This walk visits some great lookouts and explores the lower section of Erskine Creek. Most of the walk along Erskine Creek is off track and the bush is quite thick in places. A great walk for people wanting to explore a remote area of the lower Blue Mountains National Park. You could make this an overnight walk and stay at Lower Lincoln Creek campsite. (open in app) more...

 
Erskine Lookout
Time: 20 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 0.6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 30 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 30 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This short walk enjoys sculptured sandstone rocks, grass trees, wildflowers and great views of Erskine Gorge. The walk starts from the car park at the end of Nepean Lookout fire trail and heads past some information signs before coming to this unfenced informal lookout on the Jack Evans track. Great views. (open in app) more...

 
Euroka Nepean River Circuit
Time: 1 hr 15 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.5 km S of Glenbrook
Length: 2.8 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2.8 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 156 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 156 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This circuit walk starts from the Euroka Clearing and follows a track beside Euroka Creek then fairly steeply to the Nepean River. The river is a great spot to enjoy the sandy bank, large surrounding hills and the passing boats. The walk returns along Bennetts Ridge trail. The wildfowers in spring add a whole new dimension to this walk. (open in app) more...

 
Euroka to Red Hands Cave
Time: 1 hr 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.7 km S of Glenbrook
Length: 4.3 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 4.3 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 269 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 269 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Route: Hard

The walk to Red Hands Caves is quite a heritage walk, with both Indigenous art and grinding grooves to see. The walk leaves Euroka camping area and heads down through the valleys, passing the heritage areas. The walk finishes at Red Hands Cave picnic area, a perfect spot for lunch. As an alternative, you could retrace your footsteps back to Euroka Camping area to make this a return walk. (open in app) more...

 
Glenbrook and Euroka Circuit
Time: 2 Days Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.5 km ESE of Glenbrook
Length: 16.6 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 16.6 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 790 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 790 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Route: Hard

This two day circuit, returning to Glenbrook Station, is a scenic walk which passes many of the tourist attractions within the park. The walk winds through some wonderful valleys, and various natural and historic features, sleeping the night high on the ridge at Darug camping area. A great way to spend a weekend walking near Glenbrook. (open in app) more...

 
Glenbrook Gorge Track
Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.3 km SSE of Glenbrook
Length: 1.7 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.7 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 122 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 122 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This walk starts from the Glenbrook information centre, just inside the national park and follows a well defined track down to the Glenbrook Creek and the gorge. The walk is popular with locals looking for a place to swim. The gorge is particularly dangerous after rain, so appropriate care should be taken. The creek, water holes and the high cliffs make this unique place a wonderful place to visit. (open in app) more...

 
Glenbrook to Lapstone via Euroka
Time: 2 Days Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.5 km ESE of Glenbrook
Length: 18.8 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 18.8 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 1136 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 1136 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: One way
Route: Unmanaged

This two day walk covers large sections of the Glenbrook Gorge between the two train stations. As well as winding through the gorge, the walk travels up onto the ridges to pass Red Hands Cave and camp the night at Darug camping area. The gorge section from the causeway to the Nepean River presents many opportunities to get your feet wet, too. This is a wonderfully picturesque and challenging walk. (open in app) more...

 
Glenbrook to Red Hands Cave (via Jellybean Pool)
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.3 km SSE of Glenbrook
Length: 4.4 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 4.4 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 259 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 259 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This walk takes you across Glenbrook Gorge and up Campfire Creek to Red Hands Cave. The walk is quite serene and you can enjoy some peace as you wander along the trail to the art in Red Hands Cave. The side trip to the grinding grooves is worthwhile to complement the cave art. (open in app) more...

 
Jack Evans track to Erskine Creek
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 2.6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 2.6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 241 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 241 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Hard

This walk explores the Jack Evans Track, from the end of Nepean Lookout fire trail to Erskine Creek. The walk boasts fantastic rock formations, great views, grass trees and mosses, and gets up close to Erskine Creek. Erskine Creek is a great place to rest, and wet the toes, before the climb back up to the car park. (open in app) more...

 
Jellybean Pools
Time: 20 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.2 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 0.2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 20 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 20 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This short, pleasant walk takes you down to a naturally formed water hole, somewhat in the shape of a jelly bean. The picturesque swimming hole near Glenbrook is popular among locals. The track is well-defined and has staircases in steeper sections. The area can be particularly dangerous after rain, check with the rangers before venturing down. The start of this walk is found in the car park, by turning left about 200m after passing the toll gate at the Glenbrook entrance to the park. (open in app) more...

 
Jellybean Track
Time: 45 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.3 km SSE of Glenbrook
Length: 1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 91 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 91 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This walk visits the Jellybean Pools, a popular swimming hole and lovely area in Glenbrook Gorge. Starting at the Glenbrook entrance to the Blue Mountains National Park, the walk follows a well maintained track down the hill, crossing a road a couple of times to come to the Jellybean Pool. The river can be particularly dangerous after rain, so if in doubt check with the rangers. A great place to cool off on hot days. (open in app) more...

 
Lapstone Bridge ZigZig walk
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
5.8 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 2 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains(LGA)
Climb: 104 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 104 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This walk is more about history than the bush, but it still gives great views. The walk explores a small section of the old Lapstone Zig Zag railway (not to be confused with the more famous Lithgow Zig Zag railway). You will walk where the tracks once stood, through sandstone cuttings, passing an old train station, to the famous Knapsack Viaduct (bridge). (open in app) more...

 
Lapstone Lookout
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.3 km ENE of Lapstone
Length: 0.8 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.8 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Penrith(LGA)
Climb: 43 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 43 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This short walk to Lapstone Lookout is easily accessed from Lapstone train station. So next time you miss your train, take the short walk down to the lookout and view the Nepean River and surrounding lands. Lapstone Lookout is a great place to pass some time while enjoying a view. (open in app) more...

 
Lapstone to end of Glenbrook Gorge
Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.3 km ENE of Lapstone
Length: 3.2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 3.2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 172 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 172 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

This walk offers a great way to see the Nepean River and marvel at the mouth of Glenbrook Gorge. Starting from Lapstone Station, the walk travels alongside the Nepean River to the junction with Glenbrook Creek. The area is filled with large boulders, pools and many neat spots to explore before returning to Lapstone. (open in app) more...

 
Lapstone train tunnel walk
Time: 1 Hr Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
5.8 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 1.4 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.4 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains(LGA)
Climb: 133 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 133 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

Although the train tunnel is closed to the public, this short walk does give you a view of the eastern (bricked up) entrance of the tunnel. The first half of the walk follows the sandstone cuttings where the train once went. For the second half of the walk to the tunnel, you walk on the Northern side of the cutting, giving you a view into the man-made gully. (open in app) more...

 
Machins Crater
Time: 15 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.2 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 0.5 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.5 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 29 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 29 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This short walk follows a fairly faint track down into the Machins Crater. The crater was created about 200 million years ago by a volcanic explosion. Today the hole is a very lush environment with a steep sided valley, and an old dam wall. An enjoyable short walk. (open in app) more...

 
Martin's Lookout
Time: 15 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.9 km S of Valley Heights
Length: 0.2 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.2 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 17 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 17 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This short and enjoyable walk visits a classic lower Blue Mountains view. Martin's lookout is marked by a memorial plaque looking across to Lost World Lookout, on the other side of Glenbrook Creek. A great short walk if you are in the area or are passing through the Lower Blue Mountains. (open in app) more...

 
Martin's Lookout to Bunyan Lookout
Time: 3 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
4.5 km SSE of Springwood
Length: 3.1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 3.1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 446 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 446 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Hard

This walk crosses the Glenbrook Gorge, dropping from Martins Lookout, then climbing to the Bunyah lookout on the other side, and then back again. This walk is strenuous and gives a great perspective of the two lookouts and the gorge. A great walk for the fit. (open in app) more...

 
Martin's Lookout to Woodford Station
Time: 7 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.5 km E of Woodford
Length: 15.9 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 15.9 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 892 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 892 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the end of this walk There is a train station near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Route: Hard

A long day walk, with a few solid hills to start, and some great views. The walk follows the St Helena Ridge, after crossing the Glenbrook Creek, then continues along The Oaks Fire Trail to Woodford Station. The the last part of the walk follows a management trail with plenty of wild flowers at the right time of year. (open in app) more...

 
Martin's to Lost Worlds Lookout
Time: 3 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.9 km S of Valley Heights
Length: 5.4 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 5.4 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 504 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 504 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Route: Hard

This walk allows for a greater appreciation of the hills in the Glenbrook area. Starting with a view of the half-way point, Lost World's Lookout, from Martin's Lookout, you can appreciate the task ahead. The walk involves a steep descent and climb through the Glenbrook Valley. A great way to see both sides of the valley, with the unique memorial plaques on opposite sides of the valley. A great walk for the fit. (open in app) more...

 
Mount Portal Lookout
Time: 10 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
6.7 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 0.1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 9 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 9 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Path: Easy - Wheelchair accessible

This is not so much a walk as a 'park the car and enjoy the lookout'. The walk is short but the views are great. If you are in the area, this spot is well worth a visit. The views from the lookout include Glenbrook Gorge, the Nepean River and Western Sydney, looking over Penrith. The lookout is accessible by people in wheelchairs, and worth the drive along dirt road to get there. (open in app) more...

 
Nepean Lookout
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8.8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 1.3 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.3 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 41 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 41 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

This walk is along the old road, which is now a management trail, making navigation easy. The walk brings you to the top of the Nepean Gorge escarpment, with great views up and down the gorge. This is a short walk after a fairly long drive, but if you are in the area, it is well worth getting the car dirty. The lookout is not fenced. (open in app) more...

 
Pisgah Rock
Time: 45 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
8 km SSW of Glenbrook
Length: 1.6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1.6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 43 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 43 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

Starting at the signposted car park, this walk mostly follows an old management trail through the She Oak forest. The walk then brings you to a rock platform on a high cliff top, with fantastic views right up the middle of Erskine Creek gorge. There are also views up Lincoln Creek and further down Erskine Creek. The view extends 'forever' across the top of the park, reaching as far as the eye can see. (open in app) more...

 
Plateau Pde Florabella Pass Loop
Time: 1 hr 30 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.9 km N of Blaxland
Length: 2.6 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 2.6 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 229 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 229 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This walk covers a short section of the magnificent Florabella Pass Track. The shorter loop takes in scenic views of the Glenbrook Gorge and some of the more impressive rock features along the track. This walk is a great way to sample the Florabella Pass in a short time. (open in app) more...

 
Plateau Pde to Blaxland Station via Florabella Pass
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.9 km N of Blaxland
Length: 2.9 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 2.9 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 224 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 224 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

This lovely walk from Plateau Pde, Blaxland, explores a section of Florabella Pass and Pippas Pass. From the road you enter a different world as you walk high above Glenbrook creek. The walk takes in some great views and explores some rock formations, with an optional side trip to Glenbrook Creek. The walk then heads up Pippas pass to Blaxland station, but not before enjoying the local bakery. (open in app) more...

 
Red Hands Cave
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
10.8 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 1 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 1 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 51 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 51 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Moderate

Red Hands Cave is a small sandstone overhang cave that showcases a number of very clear hand stencillings. The site is protected with an obtrusive cage to keep would-be vandals out. There are a number of signs explaining the history and some artifacts found in the area. The walk is enjoyable and seems to take less time than the drive around. If you are reasonably fit, consider the walk to the same cave, starting from the causeway. (open in app) more...

 
Red Hands Cave and Axe Grinding Tour
Time: 2 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
3.1 km SW of Glenbrook
Length: 4.1 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 4.1 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 211 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 211 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Moderate

This is a cultural walk with two significant sites being visited along the way. The walk leaves the quiet Red Hands Cave picnic area and winds down the valley to the Axe Grinding Grooves, once used by Indigenous Australians. The track then follows Campfire Creek up to Red Hands Caves and visits the magnificent cave paintings before returning to the picnic area for a bite of lunch. (open in app) more...

 
Red Hands Cave Circuit from Campfire Creek
Time: 3 hrs 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.5 km S of Glenbrook
Length: 8.3 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 8.3 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 397 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 397 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Track: Hard

This walk takes the lovely track up through Red Hands Gully to the amazing hand painting of Red Hands Caves. This historic and cultural feature is complemented by the Grinding Grooves along Campfire Creek. An excellent walk through some beautiful bush. There is a picnic area halfway - a great spot to stop for lunch. (open in app) more...

 
Red Hands Cave Circuit via Campfire Creek
Time: 3 hrs 45 mins Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
1.5 km S of Glenbrook
Length: 8.4 km Walk Length
As this is a Circuit style walk, the 8.4 km includes the walking distance from the start around the loop and back to the start again
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 396 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 396 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Circuit
Route: Hard

This is a scenic and rather cultural walk, with two significant Indigenous sites along the way. The walk sets out from Campfire Creek car park following the creek of similar name to the amazing Red Hands Caves. The second site is the grinding grooves, which are passed on the return to the car park along the ridge. A great walk with much to see. (open in app) more...

 
The Oaks Picnic area to Woodford Station
Time: 7 hrs Walking time
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
11.5 km SE of Woodford
Length: 18.1 km Walk Length
As this is a One Way walk, the 18.1 km only includes the walking distance from the start to the end point
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 800 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 800 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the end of this walk There is a train station near the start of this walk
Style: One way
Track: Hard

The Oaks Picnic Area is the starting point for this long walk across the ridge line linking to Woodford. The Oaks Fire Trail winds its way over the hills, with many views into the surrounding valleys and bush land. This is a great walk to start extending your walking distance and stamina, while enjoying a scenic track. It does follow a management trail and is popular with mountain bike riders. (open in app) more...

 
Tunnel View Lookout
Time: 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
7.9 km WSW of Penrith
Length: 0.5 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 0.5 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 10 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 10 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Walk: Easy

Tunnel View Walk is a short walk along a well-maintained fire trail. Although you can see where the train tunnel goes through the hill, you can't see the actual tunnel. You do get great views of Glenbrook Creek Gorge, the Blue Mountains and Sydney. (open in app) more...

 
Woodford Station to cliff lookout
Time: 3 hrs 30 mins Walking time
Includes the time for the return leg
Please allow extra time to rest and to explore
0.3 km SSW of Woodford
Length: 8.6 km Walk Length
As this is a return style walk, the 8.6 km includes the return leg of this walk (ie back to the start)
Blue Mountains National Park
Climb: 346 m Total Climbing
This walk has a total cumulative climb of 346 m, this is the total of the elevation gains made in each of the walks uphill sections
There is car access and parking near the start and end of this walk There is a bus stop within 2km of the start and end of this walk There is a train station near the start and end of this walk
Style: Return
Track: Hard

Woodford Station allows for easy access to this impressive lookout. The walk to the lookout is mainly on service trail, however the view is found by following a narrow bush track. The cliffs are quite high and unfenced providing a good vista over the trees. (open in app) more...

 
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