Blackbutt Explorer
  • Length: 6km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 1A Mahogany Drive, New Lambton

  • End: 1A Mahogany Drive, New Lambton

  • Location:

  • Closest Town: Adamstown

  • Distance from CBD: 158 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -32.9324028327

  • Longitude: 151.7000009245

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Urban Walk

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Blackbutt Explorer is a 6km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 30 mins to complete.

Summary

A meandering walk that takes in much of what Blackbutt Reserve has to offer. This walk completes a figure 8 while following the trails around Blackbutt Reserve. The side trip to the Wildlife Exhibits is considered a must see. There are many opportunities to stop along this walk be it at a seat along the way or at one of the established picnic areas. A recommended classic.


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