Cascades Track return from St Ives
  • Length: 3.5km

  • Duration: 1 hr 30 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 88 Douglas St, St. Ives

  • End: Cascades Trail, Belrose

  • Closest Town: St Ives

  • Location: Garigal National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 23.9 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7257384499

  • Longitude: 151.1779273027


Cascades Track return from St Ives is a 3.5km, grade 3 Return hike located in Garigal National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 30 mins to complete.


This walk explores part of the northern section of Garigal National Park and the upper reaches of Middle Harbour Creek. The walk follows a service trail from Douglas Street St Ives to cross Middle Harbour Creek then explores a large rock platform with the Cascades. The cascades themselves are not huge but the rock platform rock pools and the cascades combine to form a great place to explore and have a snack before the return journey.

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