Crosslands to Cowan
  • Length: 14km

  • Duration: 7 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 441 Somerville Rd, Hornsby Heights

  • End: 1135 Pacific Hwy, Cowan

  • Closest Town: Hornsby

  • Location:

  • Distance from state capital: 37.5 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.6287071825

  • Longitude: 151.1090490288

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

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Steep Road

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Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

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Entry Fee

Ample Parking

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Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

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Trail Features

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Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

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Crosslands to Cowan is a 14km, grade 4 One way hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 7 hrs 30 mins to complete.

Summary

This section of the Great North Walk starts from the Crosslands camping area and winds north alongside Berowra creek passing through Berowra Waters and climbing up into Cowan. This day walk provides great views of the Berowra creek from the Naa Badu lookout and as it finishes at the Cowan train station there are fairly frequent trains running providing a good transport option for the trip home.


Download maps and tracknotes for Crosslands to Cowan hiking track from wildwalks.com.