Whale Rock
  • Length: 500m

  • Duration: 15 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 132A Boundary Rd, North Epping

  • End: 35 Douglas Ave, North Epping

  • Closest Town: Epping

  • Location: Lane Cove National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 21.5 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7539022316

  • Longitude: 151.0907767896


Whale Rock is a 500m, grade 3 Return hike located in Lane Cove National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 15 mins to complete.


This rock formation really does look like a Whale. The walk down from Boundary Rd is the shortest and easiest way to see Whale Rock. The walk follows a management trail the short distance to an intersection where you will find Whale Rock. This walk starts at the end of Boundary Rd in North Epping.

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