Red Hands Cave Circuit via Campfire Creek
  • Length: 8.4km

  • Duration: 3 hrs 45 mins

  • Grade: 5

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Oaks Singles Track, Blue Mountains National Park

  • End: Oaks Singles Track, Blue Mountains National Park

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Glenbrook

  • Distance from CBD: 63.4 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.78020209

  • Longitude: 150.6172576

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Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

Vehicle Ford

Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

Accessible Toilet

Public Toilets

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Picnic Shelter

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Campfire Pit

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

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Motorised Wheelchair

Bicycle Trail

Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

Steep Terrain

Bush Bashing

River Crossings

Scenic Viewpoints

Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

Trail Running

Horse Riding


Red Hands Cave Circuit via Campfire Creek is a 8.4km, grade 5 circuit hike, located in Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 3 hrs 45 mins to complete.

Hike Summary

This is a scenic and rather cultural walk with two significant Indigenous sites along the way. The walk sets out from Campfire Creek car park following the creek of similar name to the amazing Red Hands Caves. The second site is the grinding grooves which are passed on the return to the car park along the ridge. A great walk with much to see.

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Blue Mountains National Park

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