Mount Piper Trail
  • Length: 5.2km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 45 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Link Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Kosciuszko Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Location:

  • Closest Town: Perisher Valley

  • Distance from CBD: 490 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.39249678

  • Longitude: 148.4273177

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Historic Lighthouse

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Mount Piper Trail is a 5.2km, grade 4 One way hike located in , New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 45 mins to complete.

Hike Summary

This winter-only snowshoe walk starts from the Smiggins Centre and follows a snow pole line and cross-country ski trail to Perisher Valley. Starting along the road you soon follow a snow pole line up and behind Mount Piper. There are some wide vistas over Perisher Creek Valley along sections of this walk. There are some great places to stop and just wander around and enjoy the snow. A free shuttle bus service operates during the ski season between Perisher and Smiggins.

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