Great North Walk: Mount Myall Wakefield to Watagan Road is a 13.2 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
Watch out for UFOs as you climb into the Watagan Mountains MT MYALL TO WATAGAN ROAD: 21.3 km (hard) From Archery Road south of Wakefield cross the F3 freeway and begin to climb up to the Sugarloaf Range ridge. Follow this ridge until a gentler slope brings the trail out onto Redbank Road just south of the Watagan Forest Motel at Heaton Gap. Crossing the road carefully head up the steep steps to the top where the climb is rewarded by magnificent views from Heaton Lookout. Follow the trail along the rugged slopes of the Watagan Mountains with views of the Hunter Valley from McClean's Lookout, pass the Watagan Forestry campsite and continue about 2km further along Georges Road.