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Wentworth Falls to Woodford via Ingar campground

Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Wentworth Falls to Woodford via Ingar campground.

Getting there and parking

Wentworth Falls to Woodford trail is accessed from Tableland Road in the Wentworth Falls area of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

  • From Sydney, take the Great Western Highway towards Katoomba.
  • Turn left onto Tableland Road around 2km south-east of Wentworth Falls town centre.
  • Continue around 2km to Queen Elizabeth Drive.
  • The park boundary is on Ingar Rd, at the end of Queen Elizabeth Drive.

If cycling from Wentworth Falls train station, it's a 4.3km ride via Great Western Highway and Tableland Road to Queen Elizabeth Drive.

Trail conditions and access

This trail passes through private property. Access is by bike or foot only between Ingar Road and Murphys Road.

  • Unsealed roads

Parking

You'll need to park on Queen Elizabeth Road, as there's no vehicle access along Ingar Road. Parking is available at Murphys Glen campground.

Facilities

  • Non-flush toilets and picnic facilities are located at Ingar and Murphys Glen campgrounds, or at Station Street Wentworth Falls.
  • You'll need to bring plenty of water to last your journey. If camping overnight, ensure you have enough water for drinking and cooking.
  • There are no bins so please take all your rubbish with you when you leave the park.

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Safety messages

  • This cycling trail is in a remote part of the park. It's a good idea to advise a family member or friend of your travel plans.
  • You can fill in the free trip intention form and hire a personal locator beacon (PLB) at Springwood Police Station or Blue Mountains Heritage Centre, Blackheath.
  • Please ensure you're well-equipped with appropriate clothing, water, food, and equipment including a bike repair kit.
  • If you plan to camp at Ingar or Murphys Glen campground you'll need to carry in all your equipment.
  • After wind and rain there may be branches, sticks, puddles, potholes and obstacles across the track.

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.

Camping safety

Whether you're pitching your tent on the coast or up on the mountains, there are many things to consider when camping in NSW national parks. Find out how to stay safe when camping.

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).

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.

Permitted

You’re encouraged to bring gas or fuel stoves for cooking, especially in summer during fire season.

Camping

Please camp in designated campgrounds at Ingar campground or Murphys Glen campground.

Prohibited

Gathering firewood

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.

Wentworth Falls to Woodford via Ingar campground

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Murphy's Fire Trail - Wentworth Falls to Woodford, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton/NSW Government