Federal Pass Walking Track
  • Length: 8km

  • Duration: 5 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 48 Merriwa St, Katoomba

  • End: Narrow Neck Plateau Trail, Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Katoomba

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 102 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7202327129

  • Longitude: 150.317440428


Federal Pass Walking Track is a 8km, grade 4 One way hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 5 hrs to complete.


This classic trail follows along the base of the cliffs from Leura to the Golden Stairs passing many of the more popular sights of the Katoomba region. Travelling through beautiful forest environments this is one of the longer walks in the area. Leura Forest and Kedumba Falls are both great places to sit and take a break along the journey.

Download maps and tracknotes for Federal Pass Walking Track hiking track from wildwalks.com.