Yango walking track
Yengo National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Yango walking track.
Grade 4Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
2hrs 30min - 3hrs 30min
Quality of markings
Short steep hills
Quality of path
Rough track, many obstacles
Some bushwalking experience recommended
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Yango walking track is in the Big Yango precinct of Yengo National Park. To get there from Wollombi:
- Take Yango Creek Road for 10km to Upper Yango Creek Road
- Continue along Upper Yango Creek Road for 2.4km and turn right onto Finchley track, after the wooden bridge and cattle grid.
- Follow for 9.2km, passing Finchley lookout, then continue west to Yango walking track.
- The Big Yango entrance and locked gate is 13.5km away. A gate code is required to access this area.
- 5km from the gate is Big Yango House. This is as far as you can take 2WD vehicles.
- 4WDs can turn right, following the track to Blue Gums campground and Yango loop track.
- Drive along Yango loop track for 4.5km to the gate at the base of Mount Yengo and the start of the walk
Check the weather before you set out as the road to Yango walking track can become boggy when it rains.
Car and bus parking is available at the base of Mount Yengo, at the start of Yango walking track. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Yengo National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Try mountain bike-riding around the Mount Yengo loop trail.
Set up camp at either Blue Gums or Mountain Arm campground and enjoy the stunning spring wildflower display.
Great for 4WD touring, experience those amazing sunsets and spectacular views from Finchley lookout.
Make Big Yango House your base to explore the park, enjoy warm days on the veranda and chilly nights by the fireplace.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
13°C and 30°C
4°C and 18°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Drinking water is limited or not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
- You’re encouraged to bring gas or fuel stoves, especially in summer during the fire season.
Maps and downloads
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
- Bulga office
- Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4pm.
- 02 6574 5555
- 2156 Putty Road, Bulga NSW 2330