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Bucketts Mountains

Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
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Lions Walk

The Lions Bucketts Walk is quite a steep climb but well worth it for the views once you reach the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachel W
via mobile
A great side trip from Gloucester

The circular trip around the Bucketts Mountains from Gloucester was one of the highlights of our... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
V581ZSdonb
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Sydney, Australia
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Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lions Bucketts Walk is quite a steep climb but well worth it for the views once you reach the top!

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed February 27, 2017

The circular trip around the Bucketts Mountains from Gloucester was one of the highlights of our recent visit. You can get a route map and driving instructions from the Tourist Information Office in Gloucester. The trip takes approximately 1 hour and involves several shallow fords....More

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Bucketts named after the Aboriginal word meaning "little mountain" and is Gloucester's landmark. While nothing like the majesty of Uluru, the morning will provide a nice photo opportunity.

Thank Phil4218
Reviewed December 23, 2016

We have family who live in Gloucester and we've walked up the Buckets on the trail sponsored by the Lions group, which is a Walk through Private land. It's very steep in parts and requires a good level of fitness to reach the bushland, where...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed November 10, 2016

We were staying at Gloucester and drove up to the Barrington tops which was an hour and something and the ride to the tops was magnificent. The ride up the mountains was steep and the children were enjoying the roller coaster drive. A four wheeler...More

Thank cyruscyrus905
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Situated inland on NSW's Mid North Coast is an area called the Buckets. Consisting of several communities and ranges covered in forests and a National Park called The Barrington Tops. Awesome area to visit and stay. In Gloucester there is ample accommodation for the solo...More

Thank Brian p
Reviewed June 17, 2016

a great view from above Gloucester!! but strenuous walk up! just out of town along buckets road, car park on right side of road. follow the fence line straight up the mountain. track not too obvious.

Thank coxwindowcleaning
Reviewed June 12, 2016

An amazing view over the region was well worth the climb, which required a decent fitness level in parts. Clearly marked, and spectacular.

Thank GetBogd
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Good walk you need to be fit .And it would be best to pick a day that is not to hot or cold .Take plenty of water as it is a steep climb in parts.

1  Thank Murray997
Reviewed May 7, 2016

We loved this walk. We did it in beautiful weather and the views are spectacular and rewarding. However, my very fit, 82 year old husband did have comments to make on the Lions maintenance of the walk. The walk up, he felt, could have been...More

1  Thank jimbarb33
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Steve C
Hi. Where does the Lions Walk of The Bucketts start? cheers steve
April 22, 2016|
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