Pulpit Rock Lookout, Blue Mountains National Park

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Dramatically jutting out from an isolated pinnacle, Pulpit Rock Lookout offers sweeping views across cliff edges, forested gorges, and the scenic Grose Valley below. Far removed from the crowded tourist spots in Blue Mountains National Park, the lookout also serves as a great pit stop on a hiking or mountain biking tour, as well as a picnic spot--featuring a rustic hut and few outdoor tables near the parking. Avid bird-watchers should bring a pair of binoculars. PutPulpit Rock Lookout into our Blue Mountains National Park trip itinerary maker app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We drove all the way up/out there from Katoomba only to find the road into it was closed. Continued further on into Anvil Rock lookout, which itself was quite speccy. 
    We drove all the way up/out there from Katoomba only to find the road into it was closed. Continued further on into Anvil Rock lookout, which itself was quite speccy.  more »
  • This would be my favoutite of the 3 lookouts along this short stretch of road. The "Pulpit" is a nice foreground to a commanding view over the valley. Easy parking and access, well signposted 
    This would be my favoutite of the 3 lookouts along this short stretch of road. The "Pulpit" is a nice foreground to a commanding view over the valley. Easy parking and access, well signposted  more »
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  • I would rate this higher, but unfortunately due to the 2020 bushfires, the national parks and wildlife service still have the road to the lookout closed. Plus, the cliff walk from Govett's Leap is closed as they renovate the track with steps and etc. So, if you're in the area, head around the corner to Anvil Rock!
  • An amazing lookout! Definitely visit! Hold on if windy!!

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