Valley of the Eagles walk
Gundabooka National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Valley of the Eagles walk.
Grade 5Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
2hrs 30min - 3hrs 30min
Quality of markings
Very steep and difficult
Quality of path
Rough track, many obstacles
Some bushwalking experience recommended
Getting there and parking
Bennetts Gorge picnic area walk starts from the picnic area. It is about 2km in from Corella Tank Road in the western part of Gundabooka National Park. Take the Kidman Highway from Bourke and turn right into the park. Look for the signs to Bennetts Gorge picnic area.
Parking is available at Bennetts Gorge picnic area.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Gundabooka National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
It's a great time to visit the park with the weather being a bit cooler, and after summer rain, the park may be looking a little greener than usual.
Join in on a Discovery tour to find out more about the park, the amazing landscape and the animals who live here.
Crisp clear days await you, it's perfect weather for walking and if you don't feel like camping out, you can book into the comfort of Redbank Homestead.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 33°C
6°C and 17°C
January and February
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
- Bourke office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6830 0200
- 51-53 Oxley Street, Bourke NSW 2840