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This track takes you to one of the most iconic views along the the Great North Walk. From Cowan Station, the walk passes through a variety of environments, with dryer vegetation near the freeway and moister rainforest-like plants near the water. Jerusalem Bay is a pretty area, shared by walkers and boaters, and a great place to relax before the walk back up to the station

Lookouts
Public Transport
No Dogs Permitted
Coastal
194m
Maximum Elevation
313m
Total Climb

Getting there

Start at Cowan Station Platform 1.

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Route/Trail notes

From Platform 1 follow the stairs down off the platform to the east (towards some rusted rail tracks that are no longer used).  You will see a sign saying Great North Walk follow this north.  After 100m you will see a welcome sign that will lead you through a freeway pedestrian pathway.  Continue along the path for approximately 1 hour (keep following the signs saying Great North Walk.  You come to a lookout with a magnificent sole palm tree.  Return back the way you came.

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Other References

http://www.wildwalks.com/bushwalking-and-hiking-in-nsw/ku-ring-gai-chase-national-park/jerusalem-bay-track-to-jerusalem-bay-and-back.html

 

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Comments

Loved this walk! Super easy to do and clearly marked. In the warmer weather will be great to have a swim once you reach the bay at the end.

Hannah Markwell on 7 Oct, 2019

One of the best views I've seen in NSW. Well worth a visit.

rob.bushman on 10 Aug, 2014

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