Flint and Steel Bay (to White Horse Beach)
  • Length: 1.9km

  • Duration: 1 Hr

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: W Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase

  • End: W Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase

  • Closest Town: Terrey Hills

  • Location: Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 47.9 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.5788631509

  • Longitude: 151.2887921697


Flint and Steel Bay is a 1.9km, grade 4 Return hike located in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs to complete.


This is a nice walk to White Horse Beach on Flint and Steel Bay. The return-style walk passes McGaw’s ruins and and the old water catchment. From White Horse Beach there are scenic views across the Hawkesbury River. The ruins are a nice addition to the walk – although overgrown they add a touch of recent history to the walk.

Download maps and tracknotes for Flint and Steel Bay (to White Horse Beach) hiking track from wildwalks.com.