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Evans lookout

Blackheath area in Blue Mountains National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Evans lookout.

Getting there and parking

Evans lookout is in the Blackheath area of Blue Mountains National Park.To get there:

  • Take Great Western Highway towards Blackheath
  • Turn on to Evans Lookout Road, east of Blackheath village
  • Follow Evans Lookout Road around 3km to its end, where you'll reach the Evans lookout carpark.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at Evans lookout.



  • Non-flush toilets

Picnic tables


Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Please stay behind the fence and on the marked tracks when exploring Evans lookout.

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.

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).


Disability access level - easy

Wheelchair accessibility is limited at Evans lookout due to a steep incline with steps between the car park and the lookout. We recommend nearby Govetts Leap lookout instead.


Please note that climbing and abseiling are prohibited at this lookout.


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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Views from Evans lookout, Blackheath, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: E Sheargold/OEH.