Congewai Track Head (East) to Watagan Headquarters
  • Length: 17.2km

  • Duration: 7 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 1231 Congewai Rd, Congewai

  • End: Bakers Rd, Quorrobolong

  • Closest Town: Paxton

  • Location: Watagans National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 169 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -32.9952186

  • Longitude: 151.3004436


Congewai Track Head is a 17.2km, grade 4 One way hike located in Watagans National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 7 hrs to complete.


This full day walk starts from the Congewai valley trackhead (east) and follows the Great North Walk up into the Watagan National Park. Winding east along Georges road for the most part this walk also passes many great lookouts and gives the option of a side trip down to the 125r lookout which provides a great view to the south and nice spot for lunch. The walk finishes at the Watagan Headquarters campsite which has a fire place and a picnic table.

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