Headland Track / Resolute Loop

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
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The Resolute Track at far end of West Head provides access secluded beaches, a number of interesting aboriginal sites in the area and numerous lookouts. It's a good walk in summer as you can stop for a swim at West Head Beach, Resolute Beach or Great Mackerel Beach.

Swimming
BBQ
Coastal
197m
Maximum Elevation
183m
Total Climb

Getting there

Park at Resolute Picnic Area on West Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NSW.

Maps

Ku-ring-gai & Berowra Valley Visitor Guide (from Info Centre). Tracks are well sign-posted.

Route/Trail notes

Signage on the walk is fairly good. For detailed directions see links below or attached GPS file. 

Permits/Costs

A park entry fee is required for driving into the park.  This was $12 as of 2016.
http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/passes-and-fees/fee-collecting-parks

Other References

http://www.wildwalks.com/bushwalking-and-hiking-in-nsw/ku-ring-gai-chase-national-park/headland-track-resolute-track.html

http://bushwalkingnsw.com/walk.php?nid=238

https://hikingtheworld.blog/2016/05/28/resolute-loop-trail/

 

GPS Tracks

Comments

Fantastic walk with lots of great views.

Hannah Markwell on 30 May, 2021

Fairly easy. Plenty to see: aboriginal artwork, Resolute Beach has its own waterfall, and West Head lookout has an amazing view of Barrenjoey Lighthouse and surrounds.

rob.bushman on 16 Jan, 2016

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