The National Pass, Blue Mountains National Park

#1 of 11 in Historic Sites in Blue Mountains
Must see · Historic Walking Area · Hiking Trail
Built into a cliff side, The National Pass is a historic bushwalking trail that offers unparalleled views of the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park's many wonders. This popular hiking track was picked, shoveled, and blasted through with dynamite in the early 1900s. Start your journey at the picnic area, then stroll past epic lookouts as you soak in the sweeping views of the Valley of the Waters. Be prepared to tackle the historic Grand Stairway and remember to have your camera ready to capture the wildlife along the way. On your way up from the valley, stop at Conservation Hut for a warm cup of tea. Plan your The National Pass visit and explore what else you can see and do in Blue Mountains National Park using our Blue Mountains National Park trip itinerary planner.
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  • The scenery is absolutely stunning and the hiking trail although challenging us an absolute must. If you are fit enough to go to the bottom of the falls you won’t regret it. An absolute must see.  more »
  • We took a day tour from Sydney to the blue mountains. Did the tram cable car thing the most popular hikes and drive. Saw Australia’s Grand Canyon and the 3 sisters. It was nice and pretty but I...  more »

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