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Best trails in Katoomba

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Looking for a great trail near Katoomba, New South Wales? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, views trails, walking 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 in Abercrombie River National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Porters Pass Recreational Reserve or Sassafras Gully Reserve . Gearing up for a challenge? There are 4 hard trails in Katoomba ranging from 9.3 to 28.8 miles and from 2,785 to 4,022 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 Katoomba
Top trails (8)
#1 - Valley of the Waters to Wentworth Falls
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 15 m
Note: Users have reported that Undercliff and National Pass Tracks are currently closed. This is a very popular trek that hits two famous spots in Blue Mountains National Park! Easy enough for the whShow more
#2 - Kedumba View
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 11 m
Route along the wheelchair accessible path to the Kedumba View.Show more
#3 - Six Foot Track
Kanangra-Boyd National Park
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Length: 28.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
This is a challenging 3-day hike starting near Katoomba, passing through Blue Mountains National Park. Along the way you will encounter cascading waterfalls and wild rivers and will have to cross a swShow more
#4 - Prince Henry Cliff Walk
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 4 h 53 m
A Blue Mountain Hike (in New South Wales) that ends up covering most of the Prince Henry Cliff Walk, as well as the Furber Steps and the Giant Stairway. The trail starts at Scenic World and ends at LeShow more
#5 - Golden Stairs, Mount Solitary and Leura Cascade
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 17.4 mi • Est. 10 h 55 m
Golden Stairs, Mount Solitary and Leura Cascade is a 17.4 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia that features beautiful wild flowers and is Show more
#6 - Wentworth Pass and Gladstone Pass Loop via Charles Darwin Walk
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 6 h 6 m
Wentworth Pass and Gladstone Pass Loop via Charles Darwin Walk is a 10.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia that features a waterfall and is rated as Show more
#7 - The Ruined Castle and Mount Solitary via The Golden Stairs [CLOSED]
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 5 h 51 m
Note: This route is currently closed due to the bushfires. For more information, please see https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/blue-mountains-national-park/local-alerts Easy walkShow more
#8 - Anderson's Fire Trail
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 23.3 mi • Est. 11 h 33 m
One of the best mountain bike rides in the Blue Mountains. Some great cross country and down hill runs through sensational Blue Mountains forests, with a steep climb at the end.Show more