Euroka to Red Hands Cave
  • Length: 4.3km

  • Duration: 1 hr 45 mins

  • Grade: 5

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Ironbarks Trail, Blue Mountains National Park

  • End: Red Hands Firetrail, Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Glenbrook

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 66.5 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7995607459

  • Longitude: 150.6163223599


Euroka to Red Hands Cave is a 4.3km, grade 5 One way hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 45 mins to complete.


The walk to Red Hands Caves is quite a heritage walk with both Indigenous art and grinding grooves to see. The walk leaves Euroka camping area and heads down through the valleys passing the heritage areas. The walk finishes at Red Hands Cave picnic area a perfect spot for lunch. As an alternative you could retrace your footsteps back to Euroka Camping area to make this a return walk.

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