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Thredbo River track is a 4km, grade 4 One Way hike located in the Kosciuszko National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 1.5hrs to complete.
Take the lovely Thredbo River track for a taste of Kosciuszko’s beautiful sub-alpine flora.
See gums growing around granite boulders and watch the river race beneath your feet as you cross the footbridges. Stroll through the snow gum woodlands and enjoy the views down to the river. Keep your eyes on the river for trout and platypus – look for circular ripple patterns.
The walk is about 8km return from Thredbo Village golf course, however you can break it up into a shorter walk, or loop back to the village along the Riverside – Golf Course walk if you only have part of the day or are walking with children.
About the Region
Thredbo-Perisher area of Kosciuszko National Park in the Snowy Mountains region
The Thredbo-Perisher area is open all year, but some roads and trails may close due to weather conditions or park management issues. Kosciuszko Road is closed between Perisher and Charlotte Pass in winter (June to October long weekends).
8.30am to 5pm daily. Closed Christmas Day.
To Cascade Trail carpark. Thredbo River walk track at Thredbo village. Drive along Friday Drive and stop near the bottom of the golf course and you’ll find the entry to the track posted.You can also begin the walk at Cascade trailhead. Continue driving past Thredbo village along Alpine Way and there will be a small car park on your left with a sign for Cascade trailhead. On the opposite site of the road is one end of Thredbo River track. Park entry points Cascade Trail carpark See on map Road quality All 2WD vehicles need to carry snow chains in winter, between June and October long weekends, on: Kosciuszko Road (to Perisher) Guthega Road Alpine Way between Thredbo and Tom Groggin Snow chains are recommended for all vehicles driving in the park, including 4WD and AWD, in the event of extreme weather. Read our snow driving in Kosciuszko tips.
Visit NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service for more information on this trail.
The longitude and latitude of the start and end points are approximately only and should not be used for navigation purposes. Please contact me if you know the correct coordinates.