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Best trails in Central Coast

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Looking for a great trail near Central Coast, New South Wales? AllTrails has 34 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Lane Cove National Park or Sydney Harbour National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Berowra Valley Regional Park or Manly-Warringah War Memorial Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 16 easy trails in Central Coast ranging from 0.8 to 12.4 miles and from 19 to 734 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Central Coast
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#1 - Coast Track
Wyrrabalong National Park
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
Coast Track is a 4.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The traiShow more
#2 - Mount Wondabyne Loop via Tunnel Trail
Brisbane Water National Park
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 25 m
Mount Wondabyne is the highest point in Brisbane Water National Park. This trail is best visited in late winter as this is when the wildflowers are in bloom. The track can be muddy after rainfall. Show more
#3 - Bouddi Coastal Walk to Mount Bouddi Track
Bouddi National Park
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 8 m
Bouddi Coastal Walk to Mount Bouddi Track is a 5.9 mile out and back trail located near Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderateShow more
#4 - Great North Walk: Yarramalong to Somersby
Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 15.9 mi • Est. 8 h 46 m
This is a two day backpacking trip from Beavens Point Rd through Yarramalong Village, Bumble Hill, passing Ourimbah Rain-forest & ending at Somersby Store Day 1: BEAVENS POINT ROAD TO BUMBLE HILL TOPShow more
#5 - Gerrin Point Lookout and Bullimah Outlook
Bouddi National Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
A scenic circuit in Bouddi National Park, that combines views over Maitland Bay with a stop at the beach. Take the sign-posted track off the Maitland Bay Track to Bullimah Outook. Continue past the roShow more
#6 - Bouddi Coastal Walk: Little Beach to Putty Beach
Bouddi National Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 41 m
This is an incredible coastal walk within a day trip from Sydney. This route is often done in the opposite direction, starting in Putty Beach, but it can also be done in the direction shown here.Show more
#7 - Great North Walk: Staples Loop around Mount Wondabyne
Brisbane Water National Park
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 8 m
Check out great views and Aboriginal and European history on this family friendly walk around Mount Wondabyne. South on Woy Woy Rd as far as an eastward trail to the Aboriginal art site. After crossiShow more
#8 - Hawke Head Drive to Box Head
Bouddi National Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 53 m
Hawke Head Drive to Box Head is a 2.2 mile out and back trail located near Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail isShow more
#9 - Burrawang Walking Track to Lilly Pilly Loop Link and Red Gum Trail
Wyrrabalong National Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
Burrawang Walking Track to Lilly Pilly Loop Link and Red Gum Trail is a 4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia that features beautiful wild flowShow more
#10 - Kariong Hieroglyphs via Bambara Road
Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 51 m
Kariong Hieroglyphs via Bambara Road is a 1.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia that features a great forest setting and is good for Show more
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