Pine Island to Point Hut Crossing
  • Length: 4km

  • Duration: 1hr

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: One Way

  • Start: Pine Island

  • End: Point Hut Crossing

  • Location: Murrumbidgee Discovery Track

  • Closest Town: Stromlo

  • Distance from CBD: 21km

  • State: ACT

  • Latitude: -35.384799

  • Longitude: 149.015418

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Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

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Bush Bashing

River Crossings

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Pine Island to Point Hut Crossing is a 4km, grade 2 One Way hike located in Murrumbidgee Discovery Track ACT. The hike should take approximately 1hrs to complete.

Summary

This walks starts at the southern car park at Pine Island and passes through the Pine Island Reserve before reaching open grasslands, providing great river views. This section of track is suitable for mountain bikes. Park Carers of the Southern Murrumbidgee carry out revegetation, weed management, erosion control and walking track maintenance along this stretch of river. For more information, or to get involved, ring Canberra Connect: 13 22 81.

Getting there

This walks starts at the southern car park at Pine Island and passes through the Pine Island Reserve before reaching open grasslands, providing great river views. This section of track is suitable for mountain bikes. Park Carers of the Southern Murrumbidgee carry out revegetation, weed management, erosion control and walking track maintenance along this stretch of river. For more information, or to get involved, ring Canberra Connect: 13 22 81.

About the region

Murrumbidgee Discovery Track

The 27 kilometre Murrumbidgee Discovery Track makes it possible to walk the length of the river between Point Hut Crossing in the south, pass through Pine Island and Kambah Pool and finish up at Casuarina Sands to the north.

Whether you explore just a small section of the track or walk its entire length, you’ll discover many animals plus large areas of natural riverine and gorge vegetation, including several rare plant species.

Magnificent rock formations, gorges and cascading waters welcome everyone from casual swimmers to hardened trekkers.

No bins are provided – please take your rubbish home with you.


For more information, a location map and facilities please visit the ACT Government Information Portal.