Illawong Walk
  • Length: 6.4km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 45 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Illawong Walk, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Illawong Walk, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Guthega

  • Distance from CBD: 502 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.3820351916

  • Longitude: 148.3725873935

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Illawong Walk is a 6.4km, grade 3 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 45 mins to complete.

Summary

From Guthega village this walk leads you over Blue Cow Creek and alongside the Snowy River to Illawong Lodge and the suspension bridge. You will be using a narrow unsignposted but generally clear track. A flying fox is in place over Blue Cow Creek however a more modern bridge offers a safer path across. This walk takes you to remote (locked) hut on the flat plain beside the Snowy River where the suspension bridge provides great views up and down the valley.


Download maps and tracknotes for Illawong Walk hiking track from wildwalks.com.