Scenic Railway – Federal Pass Track
  • Length: 3.1km

  • Duration: 3 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 10 Cliff Dr, Blue Mountains National Park

  • End: Katoomba Falls Access Track, Katoomba

  • Closest Town: Katoomba

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 104 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7319657894

  • Longitude: 150.3127056895


Scenic Railway – Federal Pass Track is a 3.1km, grade 4 One way hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 3 hrs to complete.


This walk starts at the world renowned Echo Point lookout. After exploring the Three Sisters the walk descends steeply into the valley and meanders around the base of the Three Sisters and Katoomba Falls. A leisurely and exciting ride up the Scenic Railway replaces the long walk back up the hill.

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