Sydney to Thornleigh via Lane Cove Tourist Park
  • Length: 33km

  • Duration: 2 Days

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 16-20 Loftus St, Sydney

  • End: 88 The Esplanade, Thornleigh

  • Closest Town: Sydney

  • Location: Lane Cove National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 1.1 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.863267862

  • Longitude: 151.2102322351

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

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Manual Wheelchair

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Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

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Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Sydney to Thornleigh via Lane Cove Tourist Park is a 33km, grade 4 One way hike located in Lane Cove National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 days to complete.


This overnight walk starts from the Obelisk in Macquarie Park Sydney at the official start of the Great North Walk. The walk soon boards the ferry from Circular Quay to Woolwich and follows the Great North Walk through the streets of Hunters Hill and into the Lane Cove National Park. After staying the night in a caravan park here the walk backtracks a little then heads north winding through the Lane Cove Valley up to Thornleigh train station.

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