Katoomba to Wentworth Falls via Mt Solitary

Blue Mountains National Park
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A fairly solid 2-day walk that takes you along the Jamison Valley from Katoomba (and optionally up) to Ruined Castle, over Mt Solitary and back up to Wentworth Falls. There’s some steep sections (up and down!) on both days, rewarded by some great views, waterfalls and cascades and nice walking trails. It can easily be done by public transport, or with a car shuffle.

Eucalypt Forest
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there

Start/finish at Katoomba station (Scenic World or Narrowneck if driving) and Mt Victoria station (or Victoria Falls Lookout by car) 


8930-2N Jamison  (1:25K). Covers most of route
8930-1S Katoomba (1:25K). Start & end of route.

Route/Trail notes

Traverses Mt Solitary, with some steep ascents and descent. There are multiple campsites so you could stretch this to a 3-day walk, although it makes more sense as an overnight hike. 



Other References

Walk summary on Guide to Overnight Sydney Walks - https://hikingtheworld.blog/index-of-hikes/overnight-walks-near-sydney/#Mt-Solitary-Katoomba-to-Wentworth-Falls


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