Rainbow Lake Track

Kosciuszko National Park
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A relatively easy short walk in kosciuszko national park. patches of snow can obscure the path a bit. Beautiful eucalypts and wildflowers would be beautiful in spring.

Bird Watching
Heritage Sites
Eucalypt Forest

Getting there

How do you get to the start of the walk?


on kosciuszko road heading to perisher, pull into the bay to the left  after passing Sponar's Chalet. The bay is marked by signage for 'rainbow lake track'


Which maps cover the area?

Route/Trail notes

A detailed description of the walk!


there is an informative plaque at the start of the track, but no other signage. The track is easy to follow, even though snow in winter may obscure parts of the path, particularly at the start.


Do you need any permits? What's the cost?


track itself is free, but park use fees apply for Kosciusko national park.

Other References

How can I find more info? Any guide books?

GPS Tracks

  • No GPS available for this walk yet.


Little bit more difficult to see the path on places under shin-deep snow, carrying a 15kg toddler on my back :) but doable and certainly beautiful. Would be so pretty and a lot easier after the snow melts and the flowers come out! Absolutely beautiful and serene scenery!

Acasualhiker on 19 Sep, 2018

What a beautiful place.

Adam on 2000


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