Walls Lookout – A great short walk

By | July 29, 2023

Walls Lookout, Mount Tomah. This is a true BUCKET LIST WALK, it offers outstanding views, it’s suitable for the whole family and it offers a sense of adventure. Here: https://w3w.co/noun.homely.bruiser

Walls Lookout

The views from Walls Lookout of the Grose Valley and its surrounding cliffs are absolutely stunning, a great place for morning tea or lunch. If you look west from the lookout you seek Rigby Hill lookout, which is a slightly longer walk, but well worth the walk.


  • Distance: About 2km return
  • Time: 90 mins return PLUS browsing time
  • Best time of the day: Any time
  • Kid-safe: Yes with very close supervision, but not little ones
  • Dogs on-leash: No
  • Steps: some
  • Accessible: No
  • Heights: At the lookout heights are a big issue 🙂
  • Must do rating out of 10: 9

ACCESS: Turn into Pierces Pass Road, at the large “Pierces Pass Picnic Area” sign. Park your car at the first carpark off the Bells Line of Road. Here: https://w3w.co/tutored.serviced.evens 

BACKSTORY: The lookout was named in 1917 after James Tomas Wall (1870-1943). He was the President of the Blue Mountains Shire Council.

OTHER LOCAL THINGS TO DO: Keeping is easy, while you’re in the area check out Mount Wilson including the Cathedral of Ferns, the Blue Mountains Botanic Gardens and of course Rigby Hill Lookout walk.

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