As of January 2020, this track is closed due to rockfall risk.

This ideal summer walk descends past Leura Cascades to the foot of Bridal Veil Falls, follows the amphitheatre track around, and then ascends up Fern Bower (part of the original Federal Pass) before arriving at Solitary (a great place to snack and recuperate). A short stretch along the road then takes you back to Leura Cascades.

Grade: Hard
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
Distance: 2.5 kilometres circuit
Ascent/Descent: 220 metres descent, 220 metres descent
Weather: Perfect in warm weather
Closest public transport: The Trolley Tours and Explorer tourist buses drive past Leura Cascades every 30 minutes or so

Click below to purchase a PDF guide to this walk, including a map and detailed walking notes. (Not sure what you're buying? Click here to view  a sample.)

$1.69 each Fern Bower

Points of interest: Amphitheatre, Bridal Veil Falls, Bridal Veil Lookout, Copelands Lookout, Evelyn Lookout, Fern Bower Circuit, Jamison Lookout, Leura Cascades, Leura Falls Creek, Linda Creek, McKillops Lookout, Prince Henry Cliff Walk, Round Walk, Solitary kiosk

 Fern Bower