Bob’s Ridge Trail
  • Length: 9.7km

  • Duration: 4 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 7 Alpine Way, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Alpine Way, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Thredbo Village

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 499 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.5229268931

  • Longitude: 148.2645191855


Bob’s Ridge Trail is a 9.7km, grade 4 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 4 hrs to complete.


Starting near Dead Horse Gap on the Alpine Way you will follow the wide Cascade Trail upstream along the Thredbo River. After crossing the river you will follow the trail through snow gum forests to the signposted Bobs Ridge. From the rocky outcrops at Bobs Ridge there are great views west over the Murray River valley into Victoria. This is an enjoyable walk exploring a great river granite boulders and snow gum forests.

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