Watagan Creek Road to Flat Rock
  • Length: 4.1km

  • Duration: 2 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 1753 Watagan Creek Rd, Laguna

  • End: Langans Rd, Corrabare

  • Closest Town: Cessnock

  • Location: Watagan State Forest

  • Distance from state capital: 140 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.0285997346

  • Longitude: 151.2739137392

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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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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Watagan Creek Road to Flat Rock is a 4.1km, grade 4 One way hike located in Watagan State Forest New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs to complete.


This walk starts on Watagan Creek Road and soon crosses the lovely Watagan Creek. From this point the walk leaves the Watagan valley and climbs steeply up the bush track through forest. The walk then travels on dirt road passing a campsite and rest area before arriving soon afterwards at the unfenced Flat Rock Lookout. Flat Rock Lookout is a natural rock platform that offers magnificent views across the Congewai Valley to the east and north. An enjoyable walk offering pleasant walking through forest and an outstanding viewpoint.

Download maps and tracknotes for Watagan Creek Road to Flat Rock hiking track from wildwalks.com.