Overcliff-Undercliff track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 3.5km

  • Duration: 1.5hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Sir H Burrell Dr, Wentworth Falls

  • End: Sir H Burrell Dr, Wentworth Falls

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 97.3 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7252046318557

  • Longitude: 150.368764055244

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Overcliff-Undercliff track is a 3.5km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in the Blue Mountains National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 1.5hrs to complete.

Summary

For an exhilarating walk that’s sure to clear the head and revive the spirit, try Overcliff-Undercliff track near Wentworth Falls, in Blue Mountains National Park. Family or friends will revel in the elements along this medium walk, leading from Wentworth Falls picnic area along the dramatic cliff edge to picturesque Valley of the Waters.
Following this scenic track, you’ll pass through swamp, heath and lush rainforest, with wonderful views across Jamison Valley. Experience the dramatically exposed clifftops and large rock overhangs. In the warmer months, the area erupts with a dazzling array of wildflowers, including the vibrant red and yellow Christmas bells.
Undercliff track joins Overcliff track at Den Fenella track junction. You can round off your walk with a delicious snack by following Overcliff track to Lyrebird lookout, then climbing up the steps to Conservation Hut. From here you can take Shortcut track to get back to Wentworth Falls picnic area.
Take a virtual tour of Overcliff-Undercliff track captured with Google Street View Trekker.

About the Region

Blue Mountains National Park in the Sydney and surrounds and Country NSW regions
Blue Mountains National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger. Some parts of the park close overnight; details are provided for specific attractions.
9am to 4.30pm daily. Closed Christmas Day.

Getting There

To Wentworth Falls carpark. Overcliff-Undercliff track starts at Wentworth Falls picnic area in the Wentworth Falls precinct of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there from Great Western Highway, turn left onto Falls Road at Wentworth Falls and follow to the end of the road. Park entry points Wentworth Falls carpark See on map Parking Parking is available at Wentworth Falls picnic area, including several designated disabled spots. Bus parking is also available. It can be a busy place on weekends, so parking may be limited.

Tips

You can return to Wentworth Falls picnic area via the short and easy Shortcut track.
The weather in this area can be extreme and unpredictable, so please ensure you’re well-prepared for your visit.


Visit NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service for more information on this trail.

The longitude and latitude of the start and end points are approximately only and should not be used for navigation purposes. Please contact me if you know the correct coordinates.