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Best trails in Blue Mountains National Park

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Looking for a great trail in Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales? AllTrails has 115 great hiking trails, 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. Ready for some activity? There are 56 moderate trails in Blue Mountains National Park ranging from 2.3 to 52.8 km and from 100 to 1,162 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description
Blue Mountains National Park is located in the Blue Mountains region of New South Wales. While the name suggests that the park was established in the mountains, its landscape actually consists of an uplifted plateau and cliffs covered in woodland and crossed by several rivers and waterfalls. It is a great place to hike, mountain bike, practice adventure sports and camp.
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Map of trails in Blue Mountains National Park
Top trails (115)
#1 - Grand Canyon Track
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 5.8 km • Est. 2 h 8 m
Waterfalls, ferns, and amazing views define the popular Grand Canyon Track. This is a challenging but short hike through lush vegetation that takes you along a series of ledges that make up this WorldShow more
#2 - Valley of the Waters to Wentworth Falls
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 6.4 km • Est. 2 h 15 m
This is a very popular trek that hits two famous spots in Blue Mountains National Park! Easy enough for the whole family but it will definitely get your blood flowing. Start at the beautiful Valley ofShow more
#3 - Kedumba View
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 0.6 km • Est. 11 m
Route along the wheelchair accessible path to the Kedumba View.Show more
#4 - Cliff Top Track and Grand Canyon
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 13.0 km • Est. 4 h 35 m
Great walk offering scenic views and varied landscapes including the mountains, bush inland and canyon rock formations in the rainforest. Should plan for 4-5 h to do the hike at a comfortable pace incShow more
#5 - National Pass
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 4.5 km • Est. 1 h 50 m
Great trail with stunning views. Long walk with some very steep sections with ladders and metal stairs etc. Great variety of terrain. Fairly intense heading up to conservation hut via empress falls buShow more
#6 - Rodriguez Pass and Cliff Top Track Loop
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 11.4 km • Est. 4 h 40 m
This is a beautiful route not for the inexperienced hiker. There are some excellent waterfalls along the trail so if it has rained recently they are astounding. Wear shoes suitable for creek crossingsShow more
#7 - Wentworth Falls, Fletcher's Lookout and Rocket Point Lookout Track
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 2.3 km • Est. 51 m
This track includes Wentworth Falls Lookout, Fletcher's Lookout and Rocket Point Lookout as well as the waterfalls themselves. There are some swimming spots if you're looking to cool off!Show more
#8 - Mount Solitary Loop
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 35.4 km • Est. Multi-day
This is a multi-day backpacking trip for the experienced trekker. The route offers excellent views and some great camping. The especially determined hiker may attempt doing this in one very long day. Show more
#9 - Leura Cascade and Bridal Veil Lookout
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 1.8 km • Est. 43 m
The most beautiful scenery if you make it all the way up. It’s quite a hike uphills but you see the best view of an amazing water fall. It could be quite slippery if it had rained a day before or if iShow more
#10 - Red Hands Cave via Campfire Creek Track Loop
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 8.2 km • Est. 2 h 39 m
Most hikers will want to enter the park by car, pay the $8 fee, and park the car at one of the two car parks just after the causeway. There is a pretty steep hill right after the entrance, down to theShow more
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