Mt Kosciusko

Summary

The High Ranges of Australia. The Snowy mountains.

Popular Walks

Parent Regions

History

First officially explored by Lhotsky and then by Strzelecki in the 1800's, has been used as cattle grazing with many historic huts. Wild brumbies still roam here. a winter playground of snow and ice.

Features

The peaks, lakes and huts. wildflowers in the summer and excellent coss country sking and snowshoeing in winter.r

Access

FRom Canberra follow the Monaro highway to Cooma from Cooma travel to Jindabyne and then follow the Alpine Way to Thredbo.

Maps

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Accommodation

Thredbo has accomodation from backpackers to 5 star chalets. See Thredbo,com.

Camping

Camping is allowed in the National park both remote and in official campsites, See the Kosciusko National Park Website.

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Contact details

Contact details for National Park offices or similar...

Walks in Mt Kosciusko

Very Hard
30 km
2 days

Hannel's Spur

The highest ascent in Australia.

Hard
37 km
4 days

The Main Range from Dead Horse Gap.

An off track walk to begin that tries to bag all 10 of Australia's Highest peaks.