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Woodford Station to Murphys Glen campground

Glenbrook area in Blue Mountains National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Woodford Station to Murphys Glen campground.

Getting there and parking

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    Woodford Station to Murphys Glen campground is between Glenbrook and Wentworth Falls, in Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

    From Sydney by car:

    • Head west on the M4 and Great Western Highway
    • Turn onto The Appian Way before you reach Woodford and drive across the railway bridge
    • Turn right on to Railway Parade and veer left on to Bedford Road
    • Continue around 2km to the gate at the national park boundary (which may be locked in wet weather and fire danger) where Murphys Road begins
    • From here, it’s around 4km to Murphys Glen campground.

    From Woodford Station by bike:

    • From the train station take the overpass above the highway then turn right on to Station Street
    • Cross over the highway again on The Appian Way, then and turn right on to Railway Parade
    • Veer left on to Bedford Road and ride around 2km to the gate at the national park boundary (which may be locked in wet weather and fire danger) where Murphys Road begins
    • From here, it’s around 4km to Murphys Glen campground.

    Park entry points

    Road quality

    Check conditions before you set out. While 2WD vehicles can access this campground, a 4WD is recommended, especially after rain.

    • Unsealed roads

    Vehicle access

    • Most roads require 4WD vehicle

    Weather restrictions

    • Dry weather only

    Parking

    Parking is available along Murphys fire trail, near Murphys Glen campground.

    Facilities

    • Toilets, fire rings and picnic facilities are located at Murphys Glen campground.
    • There are no bins so you'll need to take your rubbish with you.

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    Safety messages

    Drivers please watch out for cyclists and walkers along Murphys trail from Woodford to Murphys Glen campground.

    Cycling safety

    Hundreds of cyclists head to our national parks for fun and adventure. If you're riding your bike through a national park, read these mountain biking and cycling safety tips.

    Mobile safety

    Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

    Permitted

    Cycling

    Prohibited

    Gathering firewood

    Generators

    Pets

    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.

    Smoking

    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

    Woodford Station to Murphys Glen campground

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    Murphys fire trail - Woodford to Murphys Glen campfround, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton