Summit Trail – Charlotte Pass to Snowy River
  • Length: 9km

  • Duration: 3 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Kosciuszko Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: Unnamed Road, Kosciuszko National Park

  • Closest Town: Charlotte Pass

  • Location:

  • Distance from state capital: 501 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.4318554704

  • Longitude: 148.3282798229


Summit Trail – Charlotte Pass to Snowy River is a 9km, grade 4 Return hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 3 hrs to complete.


Starting at the end of the road at Charlotte Pass this walk follows the old Kosciuszko Road towards the main range stopping at the bridge over the Snowy River. At this point the Snowy River is still in its infancy as is starts its long journey to the ocean in Victoria. The walk follows a well defined management trail that was a public road until 1976.

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