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Orange View picnic area and lookout

Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about the Orange View picnic area and lookout.

Getting there and parking

Orange View picnic area and lookout is in Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area. To get there from Orange:

  • Take Pinnacle Road or Lake Canobolas Road to Mount Canobolas Road.
  • Continue on Mount Canobolas Road until you reach the picnic area, on your right.

Road quality

Take care on the narrow section of Mount Canobolas Road just before (below) the picnic area and lookout.

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles (no long vehicle access)

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at the picnic area.


Picnic tables


Maps and downloads

Safety messages

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 Plus 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 - medium



Gathering firewood



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


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Orange View picnic area and lookout

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