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Munghorn Gap Nature Reserve

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Mudgee-Wollar Road, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Long walk with interesting finish

Unique sandstone formations at the top of this walk with views to surrounding country. The walk to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lightingphil62
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Sydney, Australia
Beautiful bushland!

Although some reviews are stating that they did not see any wildlife the bush and the birds are... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Megan B
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“castle rock” (6 reviews)
“walking track” (5 reviews)
“an easy walk” (4 reviews)
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Mudgee-Wollar Road, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique sandstone formations at the top of this walk with views to surrounding country. The walk to the castle rocks is along a fire trail so not interesting for views but the abundant bird life of the reserve makes up for lack of views along...More

Thank lightingphil62
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Although some reviews are stating that they did not see any wildlife the bush and the birds are spectacular and quite different to other bush walks in this area.. I walked this track with my 5 & 6 year old boys and although we were...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It was a good level bushwalk 4 klms each way not a lot to see on the track it is when you get near the end of the forward trip and see the lack of signage which disappointed us. About 150 mtrs from the 'Castle...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We left Mudgee and went home the "back way" via Wollar rd. A beautiful scenic drive, absolutely beautiful. Highly recommended to do it at least once in your life to see the natural beauty of this area. Even stopping for road works, gave us a...More

1  Thank Foodcriticmark
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were driving to Denman from Mudgee and chose the Bylong Valley route so that we could do this walk. The 4kms in is easy. Flat with the occasional small undulation. Whilst the stands of grass trees are impressive it does get monotonous. We did...More

1  Thank bladdamasta
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Munghorn reserve was sold to us as a bird lovers paradise, but it looks like they flew north for the winter. The 4km walk to the rock was a little dull, but the view once there was fabulous!

1  Thank abrahamjennifer
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit to Mudgee and wanted to go on a couple of walks while we were here. It is about 19kms off the main road and the sign to enter the car park is not that easy to see and we initially...More

Thank eliseamelia
Reviewed 25 April 2017

an easy, level walk that ends at Castle Rocks which are pretty amazing. The walk there and back is not particularly interesting but leisurely and a wide, well marked track. It took us about 2 hours in total including time climbing Castle Rocks and taking...More

Thank restlessjen
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Munghorn Gap Reserve is one of our favorite destinations when in Mudgee, for it offers a great walk to a spot called Castle Rock. The walk in itself takes you along a very wide and relatively flat forest maintenance track until you will find...More

2  Thank Jean-Pierre Z
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Fantastic views over the valley. Its an easy walk to the lookout once you get over the rough road. You can get there if you know what you're doing in a 2wd but an SUV or 4WD is recommended. Keep driving on to Merriwa and...More

1  Thank Stevejomac
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