Tarpeian Rock
  • Length: 400m

  • Duration: 15 mins

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 90 Cliff Dr, Katoomba

  • End: 8 Olympian Parade, Leura

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Leura

  • Distance from CBD: 101 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7223299468

  • Longitude: 150.3258561133

Keep the Trail Access info current...

Click Edit to Modify

Select items to indicate conditions for access to the trail.

2WD Access

4WD Access

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

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Campfire Pit

Camping Area

Keep the Trail Features current...

Click Edit to Modify

Select items to indicate features found along the trail.

Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

Undefined Trail

Prams & Strollers

Manual Wheelchair

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

1
1

Tarpeian Rock is a 400m, grade 2 Return hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 15 mins to complete.

Summary

This short walk starts from Cliff Rd in Leura and heads out to Tarpeian Rock Lookout crossing over Prince Henry Cliff Walk. The lookout provides breathtaking views down the Jamison Valley and along the Kings Tableland to Mount Solitary. The floor of the lookout is interesting in it’s own right with fascinating circular pattens.


Download maps and tracknotes for Tarpeian Rock hiking track from wildwalks.com.

 

Decathlon Australia MH500 Boots



If you are a commercial operator, a member of a club, an online group, blogger or commercial website and wish to use any information from this site, my eBooks or printed publications you are required to first seek written permission from the copyright owner. Please read the Terms of Use, Copyright and Title of Ownership information here.