Lucifers Thumb lookout
Guy Fawkes River National Park
Lucifers Thumb lookout is in Guy Fawkes River National Park, along Escarpment walk. It’s a great place to soak up stunning views of the Guy Fawkes River Valley.
Walk to Lucifers Thumb lookout along a 2.4km (return) side track on the 12km Escarpment walk loop. Or trek to this lofty spot via the 7.2km (return) Lucifers Thumb walking track. Both walks are accessible from Chaelundi campground.
Either way, a visit to the craggy rock outcrops of Lucifers Thumbs is sure to please. Take a break atop this distinctive geological feature and drink in breathtaking vistas of the Guy Fawkes River, snaking north to south along the valley as far as they eye can see.
Be sure to supervise children on steep cliff ledges.
Tours and events at this location
Put on your walking shoes for this special 7km anniversary event to celebrate 50 years of Guy Fawkes River National Park. Learn about the rich biodiversity and history of this spectacular area.
Escarpment walk in Guy Fawkes River National Park is a forest walk that takes hikers past Chaelundi Falls and Lucifers Thumb, all the way to Spring Gully picnic area.
Wurrang lookout is in Guy Fawkes River National Park, along Escarpment Walk. It’s a great place to stop and take in views of this rugged landscape of gorges and rivers.
Chaelundi Falls lookout is in Guy Fawkes River National Park along Escarpment walk. It’s a scenic spot with dramatic views of the falls and the valley far below.
Spring Gully picnic area is in Guy Fawkes River National Park on Escarpment walk. It’s a tranquil place to rest, relax and look for wildlife.
These maps give a basic overview of park attractions and facilities, and may not be detailed enough for some activities. We recommend that you buy a topographic map before you go exploring.
- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- Glen Innes office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6739 0700
- 68 Church Street, Glen Innes NSW 2370