Manly Dam Circuit Walk
  • Length: 7.3km

  • Duration: 3 hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 51 Water Reserve Rd, North Balgowlah

  • End: 51 Water Reserve Rd, North Balgowlah

  • Closest Town: Manly

  • Location: Manly Warringah War Memorial Park (Manly Dam)

  • Distance from state capital: 15.0 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7825429551

  • Longitude: 151.2556499188

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

No Defined Trail

Manual Wheelchair

Motorised Wheelchair

Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

Trail Markers

Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Manly Dam Circuit Walk is a 7.3km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Manly Warringah War Memorial Park (Manly Dam) New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 3 hrs to complete.

Summary

This is the main walk around Manly Dam and is popular for both walkers and bike riders. Prepare for spectacular views from both sides of the dam along well managed trails. Good spots to break include the picnic areas on King St. Features of this walk include walking the bridge across the top of the dam and the beach on the north side. Watch out for bike riders as this is a shared track. (This walk has changed since these notes were written the track notes are now somewhat out of date sorry)


Download maps and tracknotes for Manly Dam Circuit Walk hiking track from wildwalks.com.