Carrington Park to Leura Forest return
  • Length: 2.3km

  • Duration: 1 hr 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 48 Merriwa St, Katoomba

  • End: 52A Cliff Dr, Katoomba

  • Closest Town: Katoomba

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 102 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7202327129

  • Longitude: 150.317440428


Carrington Park to Leura Forest return is a 2.3km, grade 4 Return hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 30 mins to complete.


This walk starts from Carrington Park and winds down into the valley below to Leura Forest. Leura Forest was a pleasure ground in years gone by and now boasts a nice little picnic area with a shelter picnic tables and seats. This is a great spot for lunch. Take some time to explore the forest before climbing back up the valley the way you came.

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