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Best trails in Wollongong

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Looking for a great trail near Wollongong, New South Wales? AllTrails has 13 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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 Royal National Park or Macquarie Pass National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Lake Alexandra Reserve or Barren Grounds Nature Reserve. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 7 easy trails in Wollongong ranging from 1.4 to 13.7 miles and from 16 to 1,535 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 Wollongong
Top trails (13)
#1 - Mount Kembla Summit Track
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Mount Kembla Summit Track is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is rated as moderateShow more
#2 - Mt Kembla Ring Trail
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 38 m
Mt Kembla Ring Trail is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primariShow more
#3 - Robertson’s Lookout and Mount Keira Ring Track
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
Note: Users have reported that a section of this trail is closed due to some unstable rock cliff edges at the top of Mt Keira. Trail has been updated as of June 2020.Show more
#4 - Bass Point Coastal Walk and Fisherman's Walk
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Bass Point Coastal Walk and Fisherman's Walk is a 3.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that offers scenic views and is good for all skill Show more
#5 - Austinmer to Sublime Point Lookout
Illawarra Escarpment State Conservation Area
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 4 m
This well-used track is moderately difficult due to the steep and quite direct ascent of the escarpment to the cliff line. It includes some slippery, partly eroded steeply inclined sections, stepped sShow more
#6 - Federation and Killalea Lagoon Walk
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m
Federation and Killalea Lagoon Walk is a 2.6 mile loop trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#7 - Sea Clifts Bridge
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 13.7 mi
Sea Clifts Bridge is a 13.7 mile loop trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for road biking.Show more
#8 - Warilla Beach to Shellharbour Ocean Pools
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 2 h 46 m
Warilla Beach to Shellharbour Ocean Pools is a 6.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levShow more
#9 - Jack's Nebo to Mount Keira
Illawarra Escarpment State Conservation Area
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 3 h 31 m
This hike takes in three local mountains and the scenic Robertson lookout. Lots of amazing views and varied terrain to enjoy. The track from Mt Brisbane to Robertson's lookout is a bit unclear at placShow more
#10 - Ken Ausburn Track
Illawarra Escarpment State Conservation Area
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h 16 m
Climbs from University of Wollongong to Mt Keira Ring TrackShow more
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