Pulpit Rock

Pulpit Rock looks something like a church pulpit, on a much grander scale. If you’re feeling brave, grab hold of the hand rails and make your way down the steps and take prime position on Mother Nature’s pulpit to deliver a sermon to the mountains and valleys from this dramatic Blue Mountains lookout.


Blackheath, Blue Mountains National Park.

Nearest Train Station:

Pulpit Rock lookout is 1 hour 45 minutes walk from Blackheath Train Station, via Govett’s Leap Road and the Pulpit Rock walking track. The walk is 6.7km one way, and 13.4km return.


  • Car park

Nearby Hikes:

  • Pulpit Rock walking track to Govett’s Leap

Visit for:

  • the dramatic rock formation jutting out into the Grose Valley

  • the valley views from the bench on top of Pulpit Rock