Monkey Face Circuit
  • Length: 1.3km

  • Duration: 45 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Gap Creek Lookout Rd, Martinsville

  • End: Gap Creek Lookout Rd, Martinsville

  • Closest Town: Cooranbong

  • Location:

  • Distance from state capital: 136 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.0162312907

  • Longitude: 151.4302482926


Monkey Face Circuit is a 1.3km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 45 mins to complete.


This short and scenic walk offers two lookouts and a forest walk. Gap Creek viewpoint gives views of dense forest while the Monkey Face viewpoint gives views of forested farmland in the Gap Creek valley. The short forest walk between these two viewpoints is amongst large rocks and offers views of its own. The cliffs between the viewpoints are used by rock climbers and abseiling parties so do not dislodge rocks from the top of the cliffs. This is a recommended and scenic walk.

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