Govetts Leap Falls (Bridal Veil Falls)
  • Length: 1.4km

  • Duration: 1 Hr

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 264 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath

  • End: 255 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath

  • Closest Town: Blackheath

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 115 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.6279636118

  • Longitude: 150.3113495781


Govetts Leap Falls is a 1.4km, grade 4 Return hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs to complete.


This walks starts from the spectacular Govetts Leap Lookout and wanders along the cliff tops before dropping through a creek to reach the much smaller Barrow lookout with equally spectacular views. Barrow lookout provides the bonus of clear views of Bridal Veil falls (Govetts Leap brook). You can also see the face of the cliffs below the Leap from this lookout.

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