Somersby Store to Ourimbah Valley Trackhead
  • Length: 6km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 841 Wisemans Ferry Rd, Somersby

  • End: 812 Ourimbah Creek Rd, Palm Grove

  • Location:

  • Closest Town: Somersby

  • Distance from CBD: 79.0 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.3580777962

  • Longitude: 151.2902900357

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Somersby Store to Ourimbah Valley Trackhead is a 6km, grade 4 One way hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 30 mins to complete.

Summary

Starting with a walk through the streets of urban Somerbsy you soon leave the farms and head into Palm Grove Nature Reserve. First you will follow the signposted track down the open dry ridge to the dense rainforest. In this valley you can explores the moist rainforest with towering Eucalypts Strangler Fig trees Cabbage Palms and a tangle of vines. From here walk up the rocky track to another dry ridge where you can follow a side trip to a flat clearing and designated campsite. From near the campsite the track winds down through another moist forest and past more Cabbage Palms before coming to the signposted Ourimbah Valley Trackhead on Ourimbah Creek Road.


Download maps and tracknotes for Somersby Store to Ourimbah Valley Trackhead hiking track from wildwalks.com.