Otford to Helensburgh
  • Length: 12.9km

  • Duration: 5 hrs 15 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 77 Station Rd, Otford

  • End: 14 Wilsons Creek Rd, Helensburgh

  • Closest Town: Otford

  • Location: Royal National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 57.6 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -34.2107816056

  • Longitude: 151.0056171122


Otford to Helensburgh is a 12.9km, grade 4 One way hike located in Royal National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 5 hrs 15 mins to complete.


Largely along service trails and well managed bush tracks this walk goes from train station to train station through parts of southern Royal National Park. The bush track between Garrawarra and the Hacking River is incredibly beautiful as it winds its way down the hill through shrouded eucalypt forest and low lying scrub.

Download maps and tracknotes for Otford to Helensburgh hiking track from wildwalks.com.