Kosciuszko walk – Thredbo to Kosciuszko lookout
  • Length: 3.8km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Merritts Nature Track, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Unnamed Road, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Thredbo Village

  • Distance from CBD: 496 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.5039810565

  • Longitude: 148.3039653123

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Kosciuszko walk – Thredbo to Kosciuszko lookout is a 3.8km, grade 4 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 30 mins to complete.


This scenic walk explores the start of the track heading towards Mt Kosciuszko from the top of the Kosciuszko Express chairlift. The walk takes you to the Kosciuszko Lookout following along side the Rams Head Range along the metal walkway. This walk takes in the views of Thredbo North Rams Head and Mt Kosciuszko. From the lookout you can even see the headwaters of the Snowy River a few hundred meters to the north.

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