Murphys Trail, Wentworth Falls to Woodford

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From Wentworth Falls this picturesque trail highlights pristine bushland in the central part of Blue Mountains National Park. Choose to mountain bike or walk along Murphys trail – Wentworth Falls to Woodford. With great campgrounds, magical waterfalls and unique Aboriginal sites along the way, it’s the perfect nature getaway for adventurous cyclists or walkers.

Starting on Ingar firetail, you’ll wind through unspoilt heath and open forest for nine kilometres. At the intersection with Bedford Creek fire trail, there’s an optional detour to Ingar campground where you can enjoy a refreshing swim and picnic lunch.

From Bedford fire trail it’s a steep descent to Bedford Creek where forest gives way to rainforest and inviting waterholes. Joining Murphys fire trail, there’s an optional detour to the tall forests at Murphys Glen campground.

The ride to Woodford takes in open heath with views across the lower mountains towards Sydney and the Cumberlain Plain.

Nearby events

  1. Blue Fringe Arts Exhibition

    Thursday 25 October 2018 to Friday 26 October 2018 , Wentworth Falls

    As part of Mental Health month, the twenty-sixth Blue Fringe Arts Exhibition showcases work by local artists and crafts people, offering prizes for excellence. Blue Fringe celebrates the creativity of people with a lived experience of ment…

    25 Oct - 26 Oct
  2. Blue Mountains Artfest

    Friday 09 November 2018 to Sunday 11 November 2018 , Wentworth Falls

    Blue Mountains Artfest is an annual weekend art festival that celebrates the talents of local and regional Australian artists and artisans. Celebrating its 36th year of running, the festival showcases work by local and regional artists and …

    09 Nov - 11 Nov
  3. Task Force 72 Model Ship Association Annual Regatta

    Saturday 24 November 2018 to Sunday 25 November 2018 , Wentworth Falls

    Come and watch as members from the Task Force 72 Model Ship Association from around Australia gather to display and run their 1:72 scale model vessels on Wentworth Falls Lake. The detailed models, which are owned, built and maintained by …

    24 Nov - 25 Nov