The Blue Mountains is packed with a range of camping options, from free bush camps to Tourist Parks with excellent facilities and sites for tents or vans.
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Katoomba Falls Tourist Park, located on the spectacular scenic Cliff Drive, is 2 kilometres south of Katoomba railway station and town centre.
You can choose from a range of accommodation options:
- self-contained cabins (one with ramp access)
- powered sites with ensuite bathrooms
- powered sites with concrete slabs for caravans and motorhomes
- non-powered camping sites.
There are 11 ensuite cabins, 4 ensuite sites, 25 powered sites and 21 camping sites in a peaceful location.
Blackheath Glen Tourist Park is located in a secluded part of Blackheath, however is only a short 10 minute walk through beautiful parks to the centre of the village. The Park is located 1 kilometre from Blackheath Railway Station. Choose from a range of accommodation options:
- Large powered caravan and motorhome sites.
- Modern ensuite sites with concrete slabs.
- Self-contained cabins including budget, modern two bedroom, three bedrooom and accessible styles.
- Grassy unpowered camping sites - as close to bush camping as you can get.
The unpowered sites vary in size and are all grassy. A BBQ area is located close to the unpowered camping area and the amenities block is a short walk up the hill from the sites.
These bushland reserves contain picnic tables, fire rings and disabled access non-flush toilets.
- No water is available. Bring your own drinking water with you.
- Pack a gas or fuel stove for cooking. If planning to cook on an open fire, purchase firewood from local outlets beforehand.
- Check fire ban danger ratings and total fire ban information at the NSW Rural Fire Service website for fire safety information.
- Use rubbish bins provided or take your rubbish out with you.
Cathedral Reserve - Mt Wilson
40km north of Katoomba, this is a large, level camping area (suitable for camper trailers, caravans, motorhomes and tents) close to rainforest walks.
Hartley Vale Mt York Precinct - Lockyers Track
Situated at the base of Mt York via Hartley Valley Rd - small camping area (limited sites) suitable for tents. Single pit toilet.
Mt York Precinct: Mt Victoria
5km from Mt Victoria village at the end of Mt York Rd - small camping area (limited sites) suitable for tents. A popular climbing area and historic roads.
Megalong Valley - Old Ford Reserve
Adjacent to Megalong Creek - medium sized camp ground. Access is via sealed road. Toilets provided (no other facilities).
Megalong Valley - Blackheath Glen Reserve
Small camping area - limited sites, suitable for tents.