Hike to Katoomba Falls

Australia Prince Henry Cliff Walk

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Hike the 1 mile circuit to the bottom of one of the most scenic waterfalls in the Blue Mountains. While you can easily view the falls from the top, it's definitely worth the extra effort to see the 800 foot waterfall cascading down towards you!

The hike starts out at the Prince Henry Cliff Walk at the popular Scenic World in the Blue Mountains. The length of the trail isn't very long, but it's a very steep drop down to the bottom and the hike back out is quite strenuous. We took snacks with us and hung out the bottom for a while before making the trek back up. There's a great view of the waterfall from the top of the rim at Echo Point that's definitely worth checking out.

If you want an intricate step by step guide of the hike you can find that here.pdf).

Pack List

  • Hiking Shoes
  • Rain Jacket (The bottom is pretty misty)
  • Watter Bottle
  • Camera
  • Snacks
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Activities:

Hiking

Skill Level:

Intermediate

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Loop

Distance:

0.93 Miles

Elev. Gain:

521 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Scenic
Waterfall

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8 months ago

Amazing destination

The prince henry cliff walk is one of my all time favs! Especially on a nice crisp summers day :)

8 months ago

Added by Korey Taylor

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