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Ugly Corner Falls walking track

Torrington State Conservation Area

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Ugly Corner Falls walking track.

Track grading

Grade 4

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

    1 - 2hrs

  • Quality of markings

    Limited signage

  • Gradient

    Short steep hills

  • Distance

    3km return

  • Steps

    Occasional steps

  • Quality of path

    Formed track, some obstacles

  • Experience required

    No experience required

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    Ugly Corner Falls walking track is in the north-eastern precinct of Torrington State Conservation Area. To get there:

    • After passing through the township of Torrington take a right turn at the old pub into Silent Grove Road
    • Follow for approximately 10km to the Blatherarm Road turnoff on your right
    • Ugly Corner Falls walking track and carpark are on your left after 1.5km

    Park entry points

    Road quality

    Check the weather before you set out as the road to Ugly Corner Falls walking track can become boggy when it rains.

    Parking

    Parking is available at Ugly Corner Falls walking track.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Torrington State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.

    Spring

    See the spectacular display of spring wildflowers as the boronias, grevilleas, prostantheras and many other native wildflowers turn the bush into a vibrant display of colour.

    Summer

    Wander through the bush, dotted with colourful wildflowers, as you take in the magnificent granite formations on the Mystery Face walking track.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature

    Average

    13°C and 31°C

    Highest recorded

    41.2°C

    Winter temperature

    Average

    1°C and 19°C

    Lowest recorded

    -10.6°C

    Rainfall

    Wettest month

    January

    Driest month

    June

    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

    361.2mm

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    Safety messages

    This park is in a remote location, please ensure you are thoroughly prepared, bring appropriate clothing and equipment and advise a family member or friend of your travel plans.

    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.

    If you’re bushwalking in this park it’s a good idea to bring a topographic map and compass, or a GPS.

    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).

    Permitted

    Camp fires and solid fuel burners

    You are encouraged to bring gas or fuel stoves, especially in summer during the fire season.

    Prohibited

    Gathering firewood

    Firewood is not supplied and may not be collected from the park.

    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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