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

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Katoomba

  • Distance from CBD: 102 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7202327129

  • Longitude: 150.317440428

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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.

Summary

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.


Download maps and tracknotes for Carrington Park to Leura Forest return hiking track from wildwalks.com.