Summit walk – Charlotte Pass to Mount Kosciuszko – Summit Trail
  • Length: 18.5km

  • Duration: 6 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Kosciuszko Rd, Kosciuszko National Park

  • End: -36.455896141, 148.263596508

  • Closest Town: Charlotte Pass

  • Location: Kosciuszko National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 501 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -36.4318554704

  • Longitude: 148.3282798229


This popular walk starts at Charlotte Pass and follows the Old Kosciuszko Road as it winds through the mountains to Rawsons Pass then continues to the top of Kosciuszko. The walk passes the well known Snowy River and Seamans Hut. From Rawsons Pass it is a fairly short walk up the footpath to Mt Kosciuszko’s peak. On a clear day the views span all the way to the horizon in every direction from the highest spot in Australia.

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