Gordon to Hornsby (overnight at Scout camp)
  • Length: 25.8km

  • Duration: 2 Days

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Wade Ln, Gordon

  • End: 19 Station St, Hornsby

  • Closest Town: Hornsby

  • Location: Lane Cove National Park Berowra Valley National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 20.1 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7560380868

  • Longitude: 151.1542506221

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Drinking Water

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Gordon to Hornsby is a 25.8km, grade 4 One way hike located in Lane Cove National Park Berowra Valley National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 days to complete.


This overnight walk starts from Gordon train station and winds through bush filled valleys to Hornsby station. From Gordon station the walk winds down past the Gordon golf course to the Great North Walk then continues north through the Lane Cove Valley before staying overnight at the Baden Powell scout camp. The next day the walk continues along the Great North Walk through Thornleigh and down into the Berowra Valley Regional Park following Berowra creek to the beautiful Fishponds waterhole. From here the walk passes up through a piece of the old Blue Gum High Forest to Hornsby Quarry and on to Hornsby train station.

Download maps and tracknotes for Gordon to Hornsby (overnight at Scout camp) hiking track from wildwalks.com.