Dead Horse Gap to Cascades Lookout return
  • Length: 4.1km

  • Duration: 1 hr 45 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 7 Alpine Way, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: 7 Alpine Way, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Thredbo Village

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 499 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.5229239337

  • Longitude: 148.2645171439

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

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Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

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Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Dead Horse Gap to Cascades Lookout return is a 4.1km, grade 3 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 45 mins to complete.

Summary

This enjoyable walk starts at Dead Horse Gap the highest point on the Alpine Way. The walk follows the Riverside track downstream along the Thredbo River through the valley and the snow gum forest to the cascades lookout. This walk follows a well defined track and although close to the road you can feel a million miles from anywhere.


Download maps and tracknotes for Dead Horse Gap to Cascades Lookout return hiking track from wildwalks.com.