Summary: Offering similar views to Evans Lookout, Valley View Lookout is a short walk around the cliff top from Evans Lookout, and offers spectacular views of the Grose Valley.

Just below the popular Evans Lookout in the Blue Mountains, Valley View Lookout offers a similar panorama over the Grose Valley. It offers a better view of Hayward Gully Falls (Gossamer Falls) to the north-west.

Below the lookout is an old bushwalking track, that goes to the edge of a slightly lower cliff edge.

Getting to Valley View Lookout

The unfenced lookout platform is a short walk from the end of Evans Lookout Road, which is 6.2km from Blackheath. It’s 13km (15min) from Katoomba and 115km (1:45min) from Sydney. Look for an informal (un-signposted) trail off the main paved trail down to Evans Lookout.

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