Hiking and bushwalking
There are many interesting and challenging walking and hiking trails incorporating magnificent scenery and natural features in State forests in NSW.
Distances range from a few hundred metres to several hundred kilometres with varying degrees of difficulty. Many popular walks such as the Great North Walk from Sydney to Newcastle and the Six Foot Track in the Blue Mountains administered by the Land & Property Management Authority (www.lpma.nsw.gov.au) pass through State forests.
Before you go
Take a look at important information when visiting state forests for tips on safety and sustainable recreation.
Plan your trip carefully, never walk alone and ensure someone knows your whereabouts.
Remember, permits are required from Forestry Corporation for commercial activities and most organised events in State forests.