Canoon Rd to Whale Rock
  • Length: 3.2km

  • Duration: 1 hr 30 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Lane Cove Valley Walk, South Turramurra

  • End: 35 Douglas Ave, North Epping

  • Closest Town: Turramurra

  • Location: Lane Cove National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 21.8 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7495416

  • Longitude: 151.1022169

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Drinking Water

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Canoon Rd to Whale Rock is a 3.2km, grade 3 Return hike located in Lane Cove National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 30 mins to complete.


This walk goes to Whale Rock from the sporting complex at the end of Canoon Rd Turramurra. The walk follows Devlin’s Creek for the most part winding through the valley. A great way to see the Lane Cove Valley and explore the sandstone and fern filled scenery.

Download maps and tracknotes for Canoon Rd to Whale Rock hiking track from