Cliff Top Track

The Cliff Top Walking Track is a 6km return track that between Govetts Leap and Evans Lookout.

If you start at Govetts Leap, you can extend your walk by doing the Grand Canyon loop track once you’ve arrived at Evans Lookout (before heading back along Cliff Top to Govetts Leap). The Cliff Top walking track can be done in about 3 hours return. Worth noting: this is not a loop track, you walk back the way you came.

Location:

Start at either Govetts Leap or Evans Lookout, Blackheath

Nearest Train Station:

Blackheath Station is 3km (40 minutes walk) from Govetts Leap, or just over 4km from Evans Lookout. If you’re driving, there is a carpark at both Govetts Leap and Evans Lookout. You can begin the Cliff Top track at either end.

Facilities (at both ends):

  • picnic tables

  • toilets

  • car parks

  • nearest drinking water is the tap at the entrance to the Blue Mountains Heritage Centre on the road down to Govetts Leap lookout

Visit for:

  • sweeping valley views

  • a straight-forward hike with epic views

  • a hike with excellent lookouts (& perfect lunch spots) at either end

  • sunset vibes, if you time it right

More info:

Views:

Govetts Leap is one end of the Cliff Top Track

Govetts Leap is one end of the Cliff Top Track

Waterfall viewed from Cliff Top Track

Waterfall viewed from Cliff Top Track

Valley views from the track

Valley views from the track

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Evans Lookout

Evans Lookout

Govetts Leap at sunset

Govetts Leap at sunset