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. bentART

    Friday 08 June 2018 to Monday 11 June 2018 , Wentworth Falls

    bentART was established in the Blue Mountains in 2005 to celebrate works in the visual arts of Australian Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) artists. Each year over the June long weekend, the annual four day bentART exhibition i…

    08 Jun - 11 Jun
  2. The Annual Blue Mountains Elvis Festival

    Thursday 16 August 2018 to Sunday 19 August 2018 , Wentworth Falls

    The Blue Mountains Elvis Festival's main venues this year are the Wentworth Falls Country Club and the Palais Royale Hotel, Katoomba, with additional shows at the Family Hotel and other venues in and around Katoomba. The Festival includes …

    16 Aug - 19 Aug
  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