Castle Rock track

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

All parks and tracks are open under alert level 2.  To help keep everyone well, please continue to maintain a 2 metre distance from other people when you’re out and about and please wash your hands before and after using equipment in our parks and gardens.

The following are all open:

  • All parks and gardens
  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • Visitor and information centres
  • Dog parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Boat ramps and wharves
  • Cemeteries

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Start: Top of Castle Rock scenic reserve.

Finish: Bridle Path car park.

Access: Head up Mt Pleasant Road to Summit Road. Alternatively bike up the Bridle Path Track. 

Signage: Well sign posted at both ends of the track.

Description: A tight dog leg turn on Summit Road indicates the top of the reserve. There is a small pull in area off Summit Road.

Start on a single track that traverses east below Summit Road. The track switches back on itself a few times before a final traverse to the top of the Bridle Path and Summit Road.

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