Ruined Castle Ridge

Jamison 8930-2N

489 614 - 502 601

800 - 650 metres

Ruined Castle Ridge runs south-east from the foot of Castle Head to Cedar Gap.

It gets its name from the Ruined Castle, a rocky outcrop that dominates the ridge.

Ruined Castle Ridge separates the Jamison Valley so the north-east from Cedar Valley to the south-west.

The ridge was extensively mined for oil shale in the early 1900s.

Ridge

Blue Mountains National Park (NSW)

Megalong

Cook

Last Updated: 08-06-2019