The Pipeline Way
  • Length: 4.7km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 15 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 23A Hunter Ave, St. Ives

  • End: 119B John Oxley Dr, Frenchs Forest

  • Closest Town: St Ives

  • Location: Garigal National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 22.2 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7417796547

  • Longitude: 151.1669364261


The Pipeline Way is a 4.7km, grade 4 One way hike located in Garigal National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 15 mins to complete.


This pleasant walk follows the pipeline from Hunter Avenue in St Ives to John Oxley Drive Davidson. The walk follows the pipeline down into the valley and crosses Middle Harbour Creek (via a quick upstream detour to the Bungaroo Track crossing) before climbing out of the valley to John Oxley Drive.

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