Guthega to Mt Twynam
  • Length: 14.8km

  • Duration: 6 hrs 45 mins

  • Grade: 5

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Illawong Walk, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: -36.3934095814, 148.3148823458

  • Closest Town: Guthega

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 502 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.3820351916

  • Longitude: 148.3725873935


Guthega to Mt Twynam is a 14.8km, grade 5 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 6 hrs 45 mins to complete.


This walk starts from Guthega and makes its way along the Snowy River to the Illawong Lodge via the Blue Cow Creek flying fox. From the lodge the walk crosses the suspension bridge and begins the climb up the ridge past Pounds Creek Flats to the top of Mt Twynam. From here there is an optional side trip along the ridge line to a point with better views of the lake before returning to Guthega.

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