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Anvil Rock Lookout

Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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“unsealed road” (4 reviews)
“grose valley” (2 reviews)
“car park” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Dirt road but OK for a 2WD, easy drive and walk to lookout. Wind eroded rock also worth a look, also not far, would suit any fitness level.

1  Thank aandl35jet
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This would be the best lookout in the Blue Mtns. 360Deg view of the Grose Valley. Easy walk from the carpark and you get this magnificent vista. Major bonus is the seclusion, no hordes of tourists, complete peace & quite. TOP TIP, go in the...More

Thank Italy-Escape
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

After a pleasant drive, the last couple on unsealed road. You reach a small car park and a ten minute walk later you come to anvil rock. A short climb up the rock, reveals magnificent 360 degree views. Upon returning to the car park another...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for an accessible lookout point given I'm in the third trimester of pregnancy. There was a 5km off-road portion to get to Anvil Rock but it was an easy drive. It was a five minute walk to the lookout...More

Thank Radha K
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

A terrific view, just an easy walk down a short trail. This spot offers a great lookout point as good or better than the touristy areas, smaller and without crowds. If you are willing to drive off the beaten path, try this. Also, as a...More

Thank Deborah F
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Don't be put off by the 5 minute sign in the car park, it is an easy 2-3 stroll, watch your steps and enjoy the view , you'll be fine !! The rock looks like an Anvil , but just to be sure they have...More

1  Thank Skeney57
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

this is a very short walk and you should do it in combination with others close by to make the trip worthwhile

1  Thank 557jill557
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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Quiet and very pretty, it's a few minutes walk from the carpark. There are several lookouts in the area and a colorful sandstone rock face.

Thank Jay P
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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great lookout and easy access. The rocks are worn from wear so be careful. Excellent views of Mount Solitary and surrounding mountains, not sure of their names. The anvil is right on top of the rock, with a fenced surrounding it so it's safe.

Thank L1541991
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

This is a great little lookout at Blackheath. Spectacular views of the Grose Valley. The drive to Anvil Rock is over an unsealed road. However, it is possible to travel it in a normal motor car or camper van. Once you are there you will...More

1  Thank Bruce P
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