Porcupine Walk
  • Length: 5.6km

  • Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Galaxia Pl, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Kosciuszko Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Perisher Valley

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 493 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.4108707409

  • Longitude: 148.4101569715


Porcupine Walk is a 5.6km, grade 4 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2 hrs 30 mins to complete.


Starting at the Perisher Valley Reservoir this walk heads up through Rock Creek valley to the the panoramic views from Porcupine Rocks. On this walk you will wander through button grass plains and among groves of snow gums whilst passing some granite tors. From the top of this walk there are great views down both Perisher Valley and Thredbo River Valley as well as to Mt Duncan.

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