NSW

  • Weeping Rock

    Leura Cascades

    Distance
    4.5km
    Duration
    2.5 Hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Horse Head Rock

    Wallaga Lake

    Distance
    1km Return
    Duration
    45 minutes return
  • Gerringong Falls top and bottom

    Budderoo Plateau

    Distance
    8.6 km
    Duration
    5-8 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Thirroul To Bulli Bike Track

    Distance
    4.4kms
    Duration
    1.5hrs return
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Bargo River canyon

    Bargo

    Distance
    7km
    Duration
    5 Hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Schlinks Trail

    Koziosko National Park

    Distance
    22km
    Duration
    2 Days
  • Bondi to Bronte

    Bondi/Bronte

    Distance
    4km
    Duration
    1.5 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Mount Ayre – The white track

    Bungonia National park

    Distance
    1km return
    Duration
    1 hour
  • Clover Hill Road

    Macquarie pass

    Distance
    6km
    Duration
    2 - 3 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Spit to Manly

    Sydney

    Distance
    10km
    Duration
    2-3 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Drawing Room Rocks

    Berry

    Distance
    4.5kms return
    Duration
    2.5hrs
  • Kiama Coastal Walk

    Kiama to Gerringong

    Distance
    22kms
    Duration
    Roughly 4hrs 45mins
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Abandoned Helensburgh Railway

    Helensburgh

    Distance
    80m
    Duration
    35mins
  • Jimmy’s Beach Walking Track

    Hawks Nest

    Distance
    6km
    Duration
    1/1.5 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Anvil Rock

    Blue Mountains

    Distance
    0.5km
    Duration
    10-15mins
  • National Falls

    Royal National Park

    Distance
    50m
    Duration
    2 minutes
  • Maitland Bay via Bouddi Coastal Walk

    Bouddi National Park

    Distance
    2.7km one way
    Duration
    2 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Grand Canyon Loop

    Blackheath

    Distance
    16km
    Duration
    3-4 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Bungonia Slot Canyon – The Red Track

    Bungonia

    Distance
    3.8km
    Duration
    4-5 hours
  • Blue Gum Loop Track

    Barrington Tops

    Distance
    3.5km
    Duration
    1.5 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Lovetts Pools & Elvina Waterfalls

    Ku Ring Gai Chase

    Distance
    3.2km return
    Duration
    1 Hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Upper Gledhill Falls

    Ku Ring Gai Chase

    Distance
    200m
    Duration
    5 Minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Jerrawangala Lookout

    Tianjara

    Distance
    100m return
    Duration
    5 Minutes
  • Berowra Track

    Berowra

    Distance
    11.3km
    Duration
    3 Hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Sea Cliff Bridge Lookout

    Clifton

    Distance
    500m Return
    Duration
    30 Minutes
  • Wollomombi Falls

    Hillgrove

    Distance
    100m Return
    Duration
    10 Minutes
  • Lobster Beach

    Currarong

    Distance
    2kms return
    Duration
    30 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Mermaids Inlet & Gosangs Tunnel

    Currarong

    Distance
    4.8kms return
    Duration
    1.5 hours
  • Tianjara Falls Walk

    Tianjara

    Distance
    200m Return
    Duration
    5 Minutes
  • Pigeon House Mountain

    Yadaboro

    Distance
    6km Return
    Duration
    3 hours
  • Dangars Falls

    Distance
    600m Return
    Duration
    15 Minutes
  • Bakers Creek Falls

    Amridale

    Distance
    50 Meters
    Duration
    5 Minutes
  • Curracurrang Falls

    Royal National Park

    Distance
    4km
    Duration
    1.5 Hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Ebor Falls

    Ebor

    Distance
    700m
    Duration
    10 minutes
  • River Caves Canyon

    Newnes

    Distance
    3km
    Duration
    2 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Promised Lands, Never Never River

    Bellingen

    Distance
    500m Return
    Duration
    10 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Crystal Shower Falls

    Dorrigo National Park

    Distance
    3.5kms
    Duration
    1.5hrs return
  • Dangar Falls

    Dorrigo National Park

    Distance
    1km Return
    Duration
    20 Minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Box vale walking track

    Mittagong

    Distance
    10Km
    Duration
    3 Hours
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Kosciuszko Express Chairlift Walk

    kosciuszko

    Distance
    13km return
    Duration
    4 hours return
  • Cascades falls

    Macquarie pass national park

    Distance
    2kms return
    Duration
    1 hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Gunrock Creek Falls

    Meryla

    Distance
    2.2km Return
    Duration
    1 Hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Mulgowan (Yappa) Aboriginal Art Site walking track

    Bourke

    Distance
    1.4kms return
    Duration
    1 hr return
  • Bristol Point

    Jervis Bay

    Distance
    100m
    Duration
    5 mins
  • Moes Rock

    Jervis bay

    Distance
    200m Return
    Duration
    5 minutes
  • Red Hands Cave

    Blue Mountains

    Distance
    20 minutes
    Duration
    1km Return
  • Reefer Battery Loop

    Adelong

    Distance
    1.5km
    Duration
    1 hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Paddy’s River Falls

    Burra

    Distance
    150m
    Duration
    5mins
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Jellybean Pool

    Glenbrook

    Distance
    200m return
    Duration
    5 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Kellys Falls

    Stanwell Tops

    Distance
    600m Return
    Duration
    20 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Cape St George Historic Lighthouse

    Distance
    300m
    Duration
    6 minutes
  • Maddens Falls

    Stanwell Park

    Distance
    1.3km Return
    Duration
    20 minutes
  • Somersby Falls

    Somersby

    Distance
    500m Return
    Duration
    15 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Forest of Tranquility

    Ourimbah

    Distance
    3.5km Loop
    Duration
    1.5 Hours
  • Minnehaha Falls

    Katoomba

    Distance
    1.5km Return
    Duration
    1 hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Scenic World

    Katoomba

    Distance
    2.4km
    Duration
    50 minutes return
  • Thirlmere Lakes Loop

    Thirlmere

    Distance
    6.4kms
    Duration
    2 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Lower kangaroo Creek

    Audley

    Distance
    1.2km Return
    Duration
    1 hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Mt Keira Summit Track

    Wollongong

    Distance
    1km
    Duration
    30 minutes
  • Boyd Rainforest Walk

    Jerrawangala

    Distance
    1.1km
    Duration
    1 hr return
  • Jump Rock

    Macquarie Pass National Park

    Distance
    3.5kms
    Duration
    1.5 Hrs return
  • Granite Falls

    Morton National Park

    Distance
    1.2kms return
    Duration
    25mins return
  • Manning Valley Lookout

    Manning valley lookout

    Distance
    300m return
    Duration
    5mins
  • Winifred Falls

    Royal National Park

    Distance
    1km
    Duration
    1 Hour Return
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Burragorang lookout

    Oakdale

    Distance
    NA
    Duration
    1 minute
  • Belmore Falls

    Robertson

    Distance
    1km
    Duration
    40 minutes return
  • 40 Foot Falls

    Mittagong

    Distance
    7km
    Duration
    2 hours 30 minutes
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Wentworth Falls

    Wentworth falls

    Duration
    2 hours
  • Starlights Circuit

    Hill Top

    Distance
    15km Return
    Duration
    7 Hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • The Rock Lookout

    Mulgoa

    Distance
    500m return
    Duration
    10 minutes
  • Eagle Head Rock

    Royal National Park

    Distance
    7km
    Duration
    2.5 hours
  • Mermaid Pools Tahmoor

    Tahmoor

    Distance
    2km Return
    Duration
    1hr return
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • See Thru Pools

    Bargo

    Distance
    3.4km Return
    Duration
    40 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • 60 Foot Falls

    Mittagong

    Distance
    3.5km return
    Duration
    1 hour
    Swimming
    Swimming
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Mares Forest Creek

    Wombeyan Caves

    Distance
    1.6km
    Duration
    40 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Bundanoon Creek Dam

    Bundanoon

    Distance
    2.2kms
    Duration
    1.5 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Victoria Arch

    Wombeyan

    Distance
    400m
    Duration
    10 minutes
  • Maldon Suspension Bridge

    Picton

    Distance
    3km return
    Duration
    40 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Cave Creek

    Hill Top

    Distance
    2.6km return
    Duration
    1 hour 30 minutes
  • Minerva pool

    Wedderburn

    Distance
    6.5km circuit
    Duration
    3 hours 30 minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Horseshoe Falls Track

    Hazelbrook

    Distance
    2km Return
    Duration
    1 hour
    Dog Friendly
    Dog Friendly
  • Figure 8 Pools

    Royal National Park

    Distance
    6km
    Duration
    2.5 hours
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Wedding Cake Rock

    Bundeena

    Distance
    5km Return
    Duration
    1.5 hours
  • Carrington Falls

    Robertson

    Distance
    200m
    Duration
    5 minutes
  • Fairy Bower Falls

    Bundanoon

    Distance
    2.4kms
    Duration
    1 hour return
  • Bundeena to Otford – Coastal Track

    Bundeena

    Distance
    28km
    Duration
    2 Days
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Fitzroy Falls

    Fitzroy

    Distance
    1km
    Duration
    15minutes
    Swimming
    Swimming
  • Nellies Glen

    Robertson

    Distance
    200m
    Duration
    5 minutes
  • Minnamurra Rainforest

    Minnamurra

    Distance
    1.3km one-way
    Duration
    1 hour
  • Erith Coal Mine

    Bundanoon

    Distance
    2.5km Circuit
    Duration
    1 hour
  • Glow Worm Glen

    Bundanoon

    Duration
    1 hour

Explore the NSW

NSW Bushwalks

Needing a little more adventure in your life or just want to escape the city and head outdoors? There are so many great places you can add to your NSW bushwalks bucket list. With over 200 national parks to explore, you have endless choices of what you can see and do. Browse bushwalks, waterfalls, swimming holes and other adventure locations all around New South Wales. NSW offers a huge variety of scenery types, From mountains, coastal tracks, rainforests and the outback. Have a favourite NSW national park? we'd love to hear about it, tag us on Instagram at #pioneerwalks and submit a walk to our website here.

Popular NSW Bushwalks

While many people debate about the best NSW bushwalks on offer, there are a few that stand out as popular walks amongst the bushwalking communities and tourists alike. Without a doubt, The Royal National Park is one of the most visited National Parks in NSW, alongside the Snowy Mountains region and the Blue Mountains, with the Jamison Valley being a major tourist destination. Other popular NSW bushwalking regions include the bushwalks around Sydney and the Southern Highlands. All of these spots offer stunning views of the natural environment and give walkers the chance to get up close and personal with the local flora and fauna. NSW National Parks and walks extend out to the outback with plenty of great local walks home to sacred artworks and untouched wilderness. Inland Australia offers many unique locations and vast landscapes. Hike through places like Gundabooka National Park where you can explore the desert and view Aboriginal art or venture along the coastline of the Saphire Coast. Australia really has it all! Happy hiking!

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