This classic cliff top track starts at Pulpit Rock and then continues south-west along the escarpment, offering continuous views of the Grose Valley. A small detour along Popes Glen makes for a quiet lunch spot shortly before the walk’s end. Note that you can also extend this walk from Govetts Leap to Evans Lookout.

Grade: Easy (one way); Medium (return)
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes one way, 3 hours 30 minutes return
Distance: 4 kilometres one way, 8 kilometres return
Ascent/Descent: 175 metres descent, 125 metres ascent
Weather: Avoid midday sun in warm weather
Closest public transport: At the start of the walk, the closest transport is Blackheath railway station, 6 km away. At the end of the walk, Bus 698 runs from the NPWS Heritage Centre, 400 metres away

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$1.69 each Govetts Leap

Points of interest: Boyd Lookout, Bridal Veil Falls, Cliff Top Track, Govetts Leap, Govetts Leap Lookout, Horseshoe Falls, Popes Glen, Pulpit Rock Lookout

Pulpit Rock