Blackheath Station to Junction Rock Loop (via Grand Canyon and Popes Glen)
  • Length: 18.2km

  • Duration: 8 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 266 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath

  • End: 266 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Blackheath

  • Distance from CBD: 112 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.6338755216

  • Longitude: 150.2843988138

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Blackheath Station to Junction Rock Loop is a 18.2km, grade 4 Circuit hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 8 hrs 30 mins to complete.

Summary

This circuit starts in Blackheath and heads down into the Grand Canyon and Rodriguez Pass. The track goes through a wide variety of ecosystems and changing views along the way. An interesting part of this walk is the change in mood of the cliffs that surround the Grose Valley as the light conditions change throughout the day.


Download maps and tracknotes for Blackheath Station to Junction Rock Loop (via Grand Canyon and Popes Glen) hiking track from wildwalks.com.

 

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