The beginning is a steep ascent, however, once you get past this it is a beautiful bush walk with the dam being a wonderful endpoint due to the variety of wildlife and the scenery. This decision has upset many people and the protest continues. The Hornsby to Brooklyn three day walk bushwalking track takes about 3 Days to walk and is 43.1 km long. Continue straight: From the car park, this walk follows the flat dirt path, Continue straight: From the northern end of Crosslands car park, The northern section of Crosslands is in Berowra Valley NP and is a less formal picnic area compared with the southern area. Note this walk was re-routed in early 2016 to go via the streets of Hornsby Heights. There are many small sandstone caves and a great diversity in plant life along the way. From here the walk keeps following the Berowra Creek through the Crosslands campsite to Calna creek, and then up to Mt Kuring-gai. Perhaps one of the prettiest secluded beaches in greater Sydney is Resolute … Total climbing: 180m, Starting with a walk through the streets of Wahroonga, this walk then heads bush, following the Gibberagong Track to Bobbin Head. Total climbing: 280m, This walk offers a great way to explore most of the Warrimoo Track and also visit the Sphinx War Memorial. The walk finishes on a road a long way from anywhere, you will need to organise a friend to pick you up. The bay itself is also popular with boaters who can anchor in the bay. Allow some time to sit and enjoy the view at Fishponds. This pleasant walk follows the Great North Walk from Berowra Station down to Berowra Waters. Total climbing: 306m, A short walk from Hornsby to reach a great spot for admiring Berowra Creek. Trip Report- Berowra to Brooklyn – Sunday 15th July . The remaining (760m) has limited facilities (such as cliffs not fenced, significant creeks not bridged). On the western side of Berowra Waters Ferry (free trip), just a short walk up the road, is the Waterview Restaurant, upstairs at the marina. With the promise of gorgeous weather today, I made the decision earlier in the week to complete the Great North Walk from Berowra to Brooklyn. To save the car shuttle you can just allow extra time and retrace your steps back to the start. There are picnic benches and seats making it a great place for lunch. Total climbing: 525m, This walk follows the eastern side of the steep Berowra Creek valley from Galston Gorge to Crosslands and then heads over the ridge to follow Lyrbird Gully up to the train station at Mt Kuring-gai. Total climbing: 654m, This return walk starts from the Crosslands Reserve and follows the Great North Walk along Berowra creek. Total climbing: 607m, A very nice walk through a small part of the Berowra Valley Regional Park. This decision has upset many people and the protest continues. This decision has upset many people and the protest continues. Apparently you and Peter are partly responsible for John’s knee problems , […] Group overnight walk in Kuring-gai Chase National Park (Mt Kuring-gai to Brooklyn) […], […] ‘Really?’ exclaimed Cole and Adam, who were on their first overnight hike and starting to flag. A short side trip at the end of the walk uses the ferry to cross the creek, to a cafe where you can grab a well deserved ice cream or bite to eat. Classic long day walk on a combination of bush track and fire trails, with a total of 700mtr ascents and 800mtr descents. Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk. After a short ferry trip the walk follows the Lane Cove River through the Lane Cove National Park, to Thornleigh. Find the travel option that best suits you. Total climbing: 2336m, This fun walk covers a large section of the Great North Walk, starting from the official start in Circular Quay. The railway is long gone, but the quarry site is interesting to explore and crossing Zig Zag Creek on the bridge gives a lovely view down on the fern trees. 18km Walk will test your fitness with its 1650m of climbing but the scenery is … After 600m we veer right, off the fire trail and onto a narrow bushwalking track, signposted with a small Great North Walk marker. My friend John and I had been planning this walk, which navigates Sydney’s great Hawkesbury River mouth region, for some months. The track is fairly flat most of the way, until a left-hand bend that leads down to cross a small creek, and then up the other side of the valley. The bay is popular with bushwalkers as it is part of the Great North Walk. After about 100m this walk comes to another flat saltmarsh, Turn left: From the south side of the creek, this walk follows the ‘Berowra Waters’ sign, Turn left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Berowra Waters’ sign, Naa Badu Lookout offers magnificent views south over Berowra Creek as well as over Sams and Calna Creeks. After a ferry ride to Patonga, this walk climbs to the top of the ridge, reaching even more great views. It proved to be a smart move. Turpentines (Syncarpia glomulifera) and Bracken on the descent from Mt Kuring-gai Station, Berowra Valley NP. You will experience a variety of trails along this walk, from steep bush tracks to wide biketrails. When it's time to answer the call of the wild, pack the sandwiches and grab your mates for a rugged bushwalk near Brooklyn. From Gordon station, the walk winds down past the Gordon golf course to the Great North Walk, then continues north through the Lane Cove Valley before staying overnight at the Baden Powell scout camp. There are several small cafe/restaurants in the area, good choice for cooked meals. Total climbing: 597m, This half day return walk starts from the Crosslands Reserve and follows a section of the Great North Walk along side Berowra creek, across boardwalks and bush tracks, before climbing steeply up the side of the valley to the Naa Badu Lookout. Take your time to enjoy the views, and rock formations, and creek crossings along the way as the track leads a nearly direct route to Cowan Station, through a wonderfully remote section of bushland. Veer left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Cowan Station’ sign, Continue straight: From the western bank, this walk crosses Joe Crafts Creek, Turn left: From the intersection near the ‘viewing point’, Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Cowan’ sign, Veer left: From the intersection, this walk follows the GNW arrow post. The timber lookout platform provides great views over Berowra Creek, Continue straight: From the intersection at the estuaries viewing platform, this walk follows the timber ramp down to the dirt track, Veer left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Berowra Waters’ sign, Continue straight: From the clearing, this walk leads down the north eastern side of this ridge, keeping the main valley to your left. Total climbing: 189m, Following the Great North Walk, and the upper reaches of the Lane Cove River South, this walk explores dense bushland surrounding the river. The Great North Walk follows this river as far as Thornleigh and then the Berowra Creek before heading through part of the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park to arrive at Brooklyn, on the Hawkesbury River. Berowra creek is susceptible to pollution. The plan is to meet at Berowra Train Station at 9.30am on Saturday (or catching public transport together from UNSW), and then walk to a Ridge Top Campsite, via Berowra Waters. Expect to see other people along the track as this is one of the most popular walks in the area. There is no drinkable water along the track but there are some good cafes in Brooklyn and a pub if you prefer a cold beer. From here the walk follows the Great North Walk to Thornleigh train station. Phone (02) 9456 2633 This re-route is due to the multi-agency decision to close the Fishponds to Steele Bridge section of the Benowie Track. The lower section the walk follows a boardwalk, getting up close to the mangrove wildlife. Above - Brooklyn Dam Above - Brookyn Dam Above - Too cold for a swim, Chantal has a swing and holds on tight After about 30m, the track crosses a small, flat, timber bridge, On the far southern end of Crosslands Reserve is a toilet block and campsite. The cheapest way to get from Berowra to Brooklyn costs only $588, and the quickest way takes just 23½ hours. The close proximity to Brooklyn Dam means close water. This short walk links Clarinda St and Simon Pl in Hornsby Heights. 17km of this walk follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles and another 13km follows a clear and well formed track or trail. The authorised dog walk exits up the steps to the base of De Saxe Cl. The bridge was commissioned in 1965 to allow access for fire trucks. There are many wide views across Berowra Creek providing some great excuses for well deserved rest stops. You’ll feel … The common feature, however, is how well managed these trails are. Not far from here the walk starts to lead steeply down enjoying more sandstone caves to cross under Galston Road to find the Galston trackhead. Total climbing: 553m, Starting at Thornleigh station you walk through suburban streets for a short while before diving into the bush at the southern end of Berowra Valley Regional Park. Full Day Participants- Albert and Cathy . The extensive rock platforms of Refuge Rock make a beautiful place to relax and explore. The remaining (670m) requires a leader a with moderate level of bushwalking experience. The campsite has many tall, shady trees and is a fuel stove only site. Total climbing: 705m, Initially following Terry’s Creek, and then the Lane Cove River, this walk goes through some of the prettier sections of the Lane Cove National Park before climbing up to Thornleigh and continuing into the Berowra Valley Regional Park. Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows Manor Rd as it initially heads up a gentle hill. Its rough bush track will take you from wet sclerophyll forest, full of turpentines, grass trees and ferns, along Calna Creek through to casuarina forest and a peaceful saltmarsh. Another adventurous walking track is the 13km hike between Cowan and Berowra via Berowra Waters. People can drive down to Crosslands to pick you up at the end of the walk, or organise a taxi. There are picnic tables, Veer left: From the toilet block, this walk follows the dirt footpath, Crosslands Reserve is lovely and long mixed use picnic area, spanning along the edge of Berowra Creek. For information on bookings and opening hours phone (02)9456 2955. Turn right: From the end of Clarinda St Hornsby, this walk heads around the green gate with the ‘Berowra Valley Regional Park’ sign on it, keeping the ‘Clarinda wetlands’ to the left. Review: Royal Robbins Bug Barrier Expedition Long Sleeve Shirt, Review: Osprey Transporter Wheeled 90 Duffel, 2-day walk with overnight camp on Berowra Ridge, Walk will test your fitness with its 1650m of climbing but the scenery is well worth it. There are many grass trees and sandstone caves to enjoy as well as several lovely places to camp. Total climbing: 1614m. Take the short and free ferry ride across the creek to get lunch at Berowra Waters. This re-route is due to the multi-agency decision to close the Fishponds to Steele Bridge section of the Benowie Track. The caches found and the hour of 11 reached, I wandered down to the Berowra Waters Fish Cafe for some trail tucker. Whilst another 11km is very steep and the remaining 3.3km is flat with no steps. You can even book a campsite and enjoy the area for longer. It was a great walk. Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Another great bushland walk in the midst of the suburbs. This re-route is due to the multi-agency decision to close the Fishponds to Steele Bridge section of the Benowie Track. There are good spots to eat or grab a coffee near Thornleigh station before or after the walk. The optional side trip to see the natural rock arch is well worth it, adding some really beautiful scenery to the walk. Turn left : From the intersection, this walk heads down the hill along the narrow track, following the ‘Great North Walk’ sign, Turn right: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Galston Gorge 4km’ arrow. Whilst another 10km follows a rough track, where fallen trees and other obstacles are likely and the remaining 3.6km follows a smooth and hardened path. 199 Bay Rd Berowra Waters, NSW 2082, Continue straight: From ‘Berowra Waters Trackhead’, Continue straight: From the end of Kirkpatrick Way, Continue straight: From beside the creek, this walk follows the GNW arrow post, Veer right: From the intersection, this walk follows the GNW arrow along the sandy management trail, About 800m from Turners Rd, Berowra Heights lies this pleasant ridge top campsite. Ridge-top campsite overlooking Berowra Waters: a great alternative to the main camp site on Berowra Ridge, Berowra Valley NP, Boronias in bloom and a happy bee, Berowra Valley NP, Me, Garry Lomas and two very full packs after taking on our friend’s pack weight and climbing up from Jerusalem Bay, Kuring-gai Chase NP (with Boreas Lost Coast 60 maxed out), “The longest 6km of my life” (according to Garry): the fire trail to Brooklyn, Kuring-gai Chase NP, Thanks Shelley. Walking in from Mount Kuring-gai is a viable alternative until the bridge is fixed. The bridge is designed on the Warren truss style and is one of only 4 ‘Steele’ bridges still in use in NSW. This section of the Great North Walk finishes at the railway station in Brooklyn. Total climbing: 810m, This section of the Great North Walk starts from Hornsby train station and winds down along the Blue Gum Walk into Fishponds and along Berowra Creek. After climbing up the side of the valley, the walk comes back down into Berowra Waters. Breakfast not included (but you can grab breakfast from a cafe) PH:(02)9985-7257, Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows the footpath down along Dangar Road past the phone box, Jerusalem Bay Track (to Jerusalem Bay and back), Mt Kuring-gai to Cowan (via Berowra Waters), Gordon to Hornsby (overnight at Scout camp), Cowan to Wondabyne station via Patonga rest area, Stringybark Ridge and Zig Zag Creek loop from Thornleigh Station, Bellamy St to De Saxe Cl dog walking trail, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park Tourist Map, CMA Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park Tourist Map, Rough track, where fallen trees and other obstacles are likely (4/6), Moderate level of bushwalking experience recommended (4/6), Forecast, unforecast storms and severe weather may impact on navigation and safety (4/6), Limited facilities (such as cliffs not fenced, significant creeks not bridged) (4/6). Some of the highlights along this walk are the sandstone cliffs at Fishponds, the great restaurants at Berowra Waters, and the beautiful Jerusalem Bay at Cowan Creek. Conserve your energy for the section between Berowra Waters and Cowan as there are several solid hills. Dogs on leash are most welcome on this section of the trail. With breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, the Garden House Restaurant is a great spot for those looking to tap into the Berowra Valley’s full potential. Despite being within the Berowra Valley Regional Park, this is an ‘Authorised On-Lead Dog Walking Track’. This studio style accommodation starts from $120 per night with a spa, television and free wifi. It would be our first overnight hike together since we did the Coast Track a year earlier – a hike that ended in severe knee pain for us both. 25km of this walk has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced) and another 17km is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats). Enjoy the wonderful water hole at fishponds before continuing along Berowra Creek, passing through the Tunks Ridge Reserve and into Galston Gorge. There are some solid climbs on this walk so be sure to allow enough time. After a picnic or a bite to eat from the kiosk, the walk then heads up the Birrawanna track to lead to Apple Tree Bay. The start and end of the walk are close to good shopping centres, so this is also a good walk for those who like to start or finish their walks in a cafe. Total climbing: 296m, This pleasant walk follows the Great North Walk from Berowra Station down to Berowra Waters. You will follow a signposted track across a few creeks and alongside Waitara Creek, with a few cascades. This hard walk explores the ridges and valleys around Berowra Waters, with great views and vantage points along the way. There are some interesting rock formations on the right and the occasional valley view on the left. Total climbing: 938m, Ridge tops, grasslands, creek crossings and spectacular views are all part of this walk as it ventures from the ridge above Berowra Creek down to water level and back up again. The walk starts at the end of Daphne Pl, Cherrybrook and can be done as a one-way walk, finishing at Patricia Cl, or by returning along the same track. The hike should take approximately 4 hrs 30 mins to complete. The section just south of Thornleigh is the highlight of the walk as the bushtrail winds its way around the hill. This section of the Great North Walk starts from Cowan train station and wanders past the majestic Jerusalem Bay then through to Brooklyn. Note this walk was re-routed in early 2016 to go via the streets of Hornsby Heights. Nourished and ready to go, I took the ferry back across and walked to the northern end of the car park where the next leg of the Great North Walk began. This re-route is due to the multi-agency decision to close the Fishponds to Steele Bridge section of the Benowie Track. This campsite can be found on the Great North Walk, off the service trail just before it descends into Galston Gorge (when coming from the south). There are many wide views across Berowra Creek providing some great excuses for well deserved rest stops. Plotted with the plotaroute.com route planner. Definitely purify/filter/boil creek water. There is just one steep section climbing up from Jerusalem Bay where the track runs concurrent with the Jerusalem Bay Trail. The lookout is in the Berowra Valley Regional Park and also on the Great North Walk. You will follow the Great North Walk from Cowan Station down to the picturesque Jerusalem Bay, then climb up over a series of ridges before descending into Brooklyn. Distance: 10km Elevation: 324m Difficulty: Moderate Type of trail: One way The Berowra Track to Mount Ku-ring-gai is a moderately difficult walk, with some steep sections, and a lot of the undulating trail. Turn left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Berowra Waters’ sign gently down along the management trail, keeping the valley to your left. The campsite is not the best, and you will need to carry in water. This seafood restaurant is located on the western side of the Berowra Waters Ferry, and offers casual dining with a great menu, overlooking the marina and river. There are a few nice water falls and classic sandstone formations for the area. Note this walk was re-routed in early 2016 to go via the streets of Hornsby Heights. The Mt Ku-ring-gai to Berowra via Berowra Valley National Park. Kayak hire is available from the marina building. 32km with 1650m of ascents (and an equal amount of descents): this overnight walk looked like a challenge on paper. Total climbing: 22m, This great walk starts from Crosslands Reserve. The remaining (660m) is affected by forecast, unforecast storms and severe weather events that may impact on navigation and safety. We would eventually catch up to him at the Angler’s Rest in Brooklyn. The campsite is not the best, and you will need to carry in water. Total climbing: 36m, From the western side of Hornsby Railway Station, Turn left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Great North Walk’ sign, Veer right: From the lower side of Berowra Valley Bushland Park, Veer right: From the intersection, the walk follows the ‘Great North Walk’ arrow, Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Fishponds’ sign, Turn sharp right: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Alternative Route’ arrow on the GNW sign. This large steel and timber bridge spans Berowra Creek north of Fishponds. Total climbing: 106m, A really nice loop walk in a corner of Berowra Valley Regional Park with good access by public transport. Main campsite is a large open area at Berowra Ridge but there are a couple of other options, including a beauty on top of the ridge just after the ascent from Berowra Waters, Walk could also be done in reverse for an easier Day 2 but there’s something nice about arriving at the water (especially when there’s a pub too). There are picnic tables. 33km of this walk has directional signs at most intersection and another 9km is clearly signposted. To avoid any confusion, this is the track that goes from Mount Ku-ring-gai train station to Berowra train station via Berowra Valley National Park (it’s west of the Pacific Highway).. This walk wanders down the ridge to follow the bank of Cowan Creek to Bobbin Head. From the Gorge the track keeps following the Berowra Creek past a waterfall to the Crosslands Campsite. There are plenty of excellent views, especially at Naa Badu Lookout and the many creek vantage points along the way. The walk follows a management trail and is one of three dog friendly walks in Berowra Valley Regional Park. The Anglers Rest: Pub style accommodation on the intersection of Brooklyn & Dangar Rds. The walk winds down to Cowan Creek, providing some great views as the creek becomes wider. John gritted his teeth and bolted ahead. Note this walk was re-routed in early 2016 to go via the streets of Hornsby Heights. The final 6km to Brooklyn follow a firetrail and were, in Garry’s words, the longest 6km of his life. The engravings are a little tricky to decipher but include a man in a head-dress, an animal (perhaps a koala) and another figure. The trail on the north side of Zig Zag Creek is very steep for about 50m, otherwise, this walk is easy to follow. On this walk you will spend much of the time on ridges enjoying scattered views across the Berowra Creek Valley, there are especially good views from Naa Badu Lookout. This day walk provides great views of the Berowra creek from the Naa Badu lookout and, as it finishes at the Cowan train station, there are fairly frequent trains running, providing a good transport option for the trip home. Total climbing: 1024m, From the Crosslands Reserve, this walk heads along the Great North Walk via Berowra Waters, Cowan, Jerusalem Bay and onto Brooklyn. Continue straight: From the front of Cowan station, Continue straight: From the overpass, this walk heads away from the freeway and down the wide track. Hike Summary. There are some steep climbs, and some pleasant strolls alongside the Berowra Creek. This is the planned overnight stay for the end of day 1, happy camping. Crosslands is a good spot to break at about the half-way mark. A decent level of fitness and a light pack is recommended. 2 Hornsby to Brooklyn three day walk is a 43.1km, grade 4 One way hike located in the Berowra Valley and Ku-ring-gai Chase National Parks, New South Wales. There is plenty of room for a group of tents, however there is no available water or facilities. From there, the walk continues along the Great North Walk, down through the gorge and along Berowra Creek to Crosslands Reserve, then back out the well signposted Mt Kuring-gai link track. Berowra to Hornsby is a 22.6km, grade 4 One way hike located in Berowra Valley National Park, New South Wales. Fishponds is a wonderful highlight, it is a lovely water hole surrounded by tall sandstone cliffs. The Steele Bridge is quite an interesting landmark of the area. After about 600m, Manor Road turns to skirt about Mount Wilga Hospital, and the road changes name to Rosamond St. There are two options for overnight visits, both need to be booked in advance. This is the planned overnight stay for the end of day 2, happy camping. The views are good, providing a broad idea of what this park has to offer. The walk then follows a section of the Blue Gum Walk to the Great North Walk. The walk starts and finishes at Thornleigh train station. Total climbing: 287m, This delightful loop is one of the prettiest and most popular walks in the Hornsby area. From the Crosslands Reserve, this walk heads along the Great North Walk via Berowra Waters, Cowan, Jerusalem Bay and onto Brooklyn. Not too bad for roughing it on a bushwalk! Make a day of it by enjoying the picnic areas and playground at the start of the walk. Open Friday-Sunday for lunch and dinner. The side trip out to Joe’s Mountain doesn’t have the most fantastic views but is still a nice walk. The walk continues until climbing out, up to Hornsby Railway Station, through a remnant of the old Blue Gum High Forest. Swimming should be avoided for three days after heavy rainfall or if the water is discoloured. The walk follows the management trail, which soon bends left and gently winds through the bushland. Berowra to Mt Kuring-gai is a 9.4km, grade 4 One way hike located in , New South Wales. The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Berowra costs only $1,638, and the quickest way takes just 25¾ hours. This is a fairly popular campsite on the Great North Walk, providing a flat area. Total climbing: 38m, A short walk to a beautiful lookout with views over the Berowra Creek valley, near Westleigh. You can refill the tummy in Berowra Waters with a couple cafes to choose from. We each carried about 2-3L up from Berowra Waters for the night and next day. Resolute Loop Track. Continue straight: From the clearing at Jerusalem Bay, this walk follows the ‘Great North Walk’ sign, Continue straight: From the small clearing, Turn right: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Brooklyn’ sign, Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Great North Walk’ sign. Getting to the start may be tricky, but a taxi will drop you off. Naa Badu means ‘See water’, Continue straight: From the ‘Naa Badu’ lookout, Turn left: From the intersection, the walk follows the ‘Berowra Waters’ sign. This re-route is due to the multi-agency decision to close the Fishponds to Steele Bridge section of the Benowie Track. Going from an environment of ferns and clear bushland to dry sandstone bush near Berowra Creek, this walk has a good complement of environments. Total climbing: 17m, This is an enjoyable circuit walk that allows you to explore this rare pocket of Sydney Blue Gum forest. After exploring the edge of the valley you will cross the Steele Military Bridge before climbing to Tunks Ridge rest area. Total climbing: 1523m At the bottom of the valley a bridge spans ZigZag Creek allowing you to keep you feet dry. Veer right: From the intersection, this walk crosses the ‘Historic Military Steele Bridge’, Tunks Ridge Rest Area is a large, shady and gently sloping campsite, Turn right: From the top of the rest area, this walk follows the ‘Galston Gorge’ AND ‘Crosslands Reserve’ signs. Only an hour from Sydney, it’s a great bush getaway taking in several fascinating historic sites. This decision has upset many people and the protest continues. The walk starts directly opposite Cowan railway station, and heads down a wide firetrail that roughly follows the Old Pacific Highway. Along the way are signs providing interesting information about the mangroves, estuaries and other surrounding flora and fauna. Cowan to Berowra Creek is a 5.4 mile out and back trail located near Cowan, New South Wales, Australia that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. Walk can be reached by public transport at both ends: departs from Mt Kuring-gai and ends at Hawkesbury River station. The small campsite next to Brooklyn Dam, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, is a small grassy campsite which has room for approximately four sites. The next day, the walk continues along the Great North Walk, through Thornleigh and down into the Berowra Valley Regional Park, following Berowra creek to the beautiful Fishponds waterhole. Veer right: From the intersection, this walk follows the GNW arrow post uphill along the management trail, Continue straight: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Brooklyn Station’ sign, Turn left: From the intersection, this walk follows the ‘Great North Walk – Direct Route’ sign, Brooklyn is a lovely little village with plenty of holiday style accommodation. 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