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Round walking track

Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Round walking track.

Track grading

Grade 3

Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
  • Time

    45min - 1hr 15min

  • Quality of markings

    Clearly sign posted

  • Gradient

    Gentle hills

  • Distance

    1.2km loop

  • Steps

    Many steps

  • Quality of path

    Well-formed track

  • Experience required

    No experience required

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    Round Walk walking track is in the Katoomba area of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

    • Turn off Great Western Highway at Katoomba
    • Follow the signs to Scenic World, and park at Katoomba Falls Kiosk near Katoomba Caravan Park.

     

    Park entry points

    Parking

    • Parking is available on Main Road or at Scenic World.
    • Bus parking is available.

    By public transport

    You can catch the train to Katoomba then catch a bus to Scenic World, which is 500m from Katoomba Falls Kiosk, to start this walk.

    Facilities

    Toilets are located at both Scenic World and Katoomba Falls Reserve, opposite the caravan park.

    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).

    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.

    Prohibited

    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.

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