Track closures in Wentworth Falls: National Parks

National Parks and Wildlife Service is planning closures to popular walking tracks in the Blue Mountains National Park.

The track closures affect the Katoomba-Leura area.

On Wednesday October 21 to Friday October 23 (depending on weather) the following areas will be closed to allow a crane to deliver materials for walking track repairs:

Photo: Janice Monks, Valley of the Waters.

Photo: Janice Monks, Valley of the Waters.

- Prince Henry Cliff Walk between Kiah Lookout and Leura Cascades.

- Amphitheatre Track

There will be no access between Katoomba and Leura on the Prince Henry Cliff Walk.

Other works are being completed in the Wentworth Falls area. Track closures took place on Thursday and Friday [October 15 and 16].

Helicopters will be winching in materials to repair the walking tracks.

THURSDAY

CLOSED:

Overcliff Track

Undercliff Track between base of Princes Rock link track and Fletchers Lookout

Short Cut Track between Murphys Lane junction and Conservation Hut

Valley of the Waters Track between Conservation Hut and Nature Track junction

Wentworth Pass

OPEN:

Wentworth Falls Picnic Area and lookouts

Wentworth Falls Track

Rocket Point Track and lookout

Weeping Rock loop walk

Princes Rock track and lookout

Undercliff Track between base of Princes Rock link track and Breakfast Point lookout

Den Fenella track and lookout

Nature Track - note: no exit via Valley of the Waters

ON Friday:

CLOSED:

Overcliff Track

Undercliff Track between base of Princes Rock link track and Fletchers Lookout

Short Cut Track between Murphys Lane junction and Conservation Hut

Valley of the Waters Track between Conservation Hut and Nature Track junction

Wentworth Pass

Wentworth Falls Track

Rocket Point Track and lookout

Weeping Rock loop walk

OPEN:

Wentworth Falls Picnic Area and lookouts

Princes Rock track and lookout

Undercliff Track between base of Princes Rock link track and Breakfast Point lookout

Den Fenella track and lookout

Nature Track - note: no exit via Valley of the Waters

For further information, call the NPWS Heritage Centre in Blackheath on 4787 8877.