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Claustral Canyon

Mount Wilson area in Blue Mountains National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Claustral Canyon.

Getting there and parking

Claustral Canyon is in the Grose Wilderness, in the Mount Wilson area of Blue Mountains National Park..

To get there from Mount Victoria:

  • Take Darling Causeway and drive for 9.7km.
  • Turn right onto Bells Line of Road.
  • After about 16.7km look for a pull-in area on the right (south) side of the road, located just before Bells Line of Road turns sharply to the left around Mount Bell.
  • Park in the pull-in area.
  • Track access to Claustral Canyon starts from the pull-in area.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at a large pull-in area along Bells Line of Road, on the south-west side of Mount Bell.


There are no facilities in this area. A kiosk is available at Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah.

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Safety messages

Adventure sports

Adventure sports like climbing, caving, canyoning and abseiling offer a thrilling opportunity to explore our unique environments. Before you head out, be aware of the risks and stay safe during adventure sports.

Bushwalking safety

If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

Fire safety

During periods of fire weather, the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service may declare a total fire ban for particular NSW fire areas, or statewide. Learn more about total fire bans and fire safety.

River and lake safety

The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

Water activities

Beaches, rivers and lakes in NSW national parks offer lots of opportunities for water activities. Please take care in the water and find out how to help your family and friends stay safe around water.

Waterfall safety

Waterfalls are beautiful destinations but please be safe when visiting these natural wonders. Read these waterfall safety tips before exploring waterfalls on your next walk.


Disability access level - no wheelchair access




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.


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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