Pulpit Rock Walk
There is nothing more interesting than taking a remarkable walk to
Pulpit Rock. The area offers magnificent sceneries beyond the cliffline
surrounding the Grose Valley. Most of the views are coming from the
Griffiths Taylor Wall, the Evans Lookout and the Govetts Leap. You will
get to see amazing section of coastline and heathlands which makes
Pulpit Rock an interesting place to explore.
- A 6 km easy grade walk that will take one day to complete.
- From the Govetts leap Lookout, go left downhill along the foot
track going to the cliffline.
- About 400 m you will get to see the beautiful Horseshoe Falls
- To reach the creek area and a track fork you need to take the
steps to descend.
- To cross the creek you need to turn right then follow the good
foot track that leads east and north east close to the cliff rim
passing the Cripps Lookout.
- The Pulpit Rock appears next.
- Cross the gully and co0ntinue to walk southwards to complete the
last 300 m of the walk circuit.
- Close to the rock lookout you will get to see a track from the
nearby car park that appears on the left.
- Take extra precaution as the lookout is tremendously exposed
especially on a windy day.
- Several cliffs are found in the locality which measures 250 m
- The lookout is the perfect spot for lunch. You will get to enjoy
the views from the Govetts Gorge and Grose Valley.
- After lunch, retrace the route back to the Govetts leap where
the walk starts.
When to go:
- Any season but there are over exposed areas that needs
to be negotiated.
- Picnic areas at the lookout.