Scenic Railway to Golden Staircase Circuit
  • Length: 5.9km

  • Duration: 3 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Katoomba Falls Access Track, Katoomba

  • End: Katoomba Falls Access Track, Katoomba

  • Closest Town: Katoomba

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 104 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7285850692

  • Longitude: 150.3009530415


Exploring below the cliffs on the western side of the Scenic Railway this walk passes some spectacular lookouts especially the view from the Landslide. In addition to this it goes through beautiful shrouded forest before climbing steeply up the Golden Staircase. Once out of the valley be prepared for a long walk back along dirt and asphalt roads to Scenic World.

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