Summit Trail – Charlotte Pass to Rawson Pass
  • Length: 15.2km

  • Duration: 5 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Kosciuszko Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: -36.4576748213, 148.2686816834

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Charlotte Pass

  • Distance from CBD: 501 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.4318554704

  • Longitude: 148.3282798229

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Summit Trail – Charlotte Pass to Rawson Pass is a 15.2km, grade 4 Return hike located in Kosciuszko National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 5 hrs 30 mins to complete.

Summary

This walk starts at the end of the road at Charlotte Pass and follows the Old Kosciuszko Road as it winds through the mountains to Rawson Pass. The walk passes the well known Snowy River and Seamans Hut. Rawson Pass is at the foot of Australia’s highest mountain and there are great views along the main range. Rawson Pass is also home to the highest public toilets in Australia.


Download maps and tracknotes for Summit Trail – Charlotte Pass to Rawson Pass hiking track from wildwalks.com.