Victoria Falls Lookout to Blue Gum Forest
  • Length: 13.8km

  • Duration: 8 hrs

  • Grade: 5

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Victoria Falls Rd, Blue Mountains National Park

  • End: Perrys Lookdown Walking Track, Blue Mountains National Park

  • Closest Town: Blackheath

  • Location: Blue Mountains National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 122 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.5736671708

  • Longitude: 150.2921306596

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

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Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

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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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Victoria Falls Lookout to Blue Gum Forest is a 13.8km, grade 5 One way hike located in Blue Mountains National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 8 hrs to complete.


This long day-walk follows a remote track down from Victoria Falls lookout passing the waterfall and into the Grose Valley to the famous Blue Gum Forest a scenic and historic highlight of this area. From the Blue Gum Forest the walk climbs steeply to finish at Perry’s Lookdown. You will need to organise a car shuttle or a taxi for this walk.

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