Main Range Circuit

Best walk no. 57

Main Range Circuit

Grade 4
Main Range Circuit; starting at Charlotte Pass or Thredbo. Australia's highest mountain (2,228 m) and the largest area of glaciated landscape on the mainland. Summer alpine flowers.
Kosciuszko NP
Snowy Mountains
Sydney Branch


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26-31 Dec, Tue-Sun Kahane Lodge Base
Length 15km  200m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.Using the comfortably appointed Kahane Lodge in Perisher as a base, we will explore a series of walks. There will be more than one leader to take people out into this stunning national park so expect a lot of variety on what's offering! There is still places available but the lodge is filling up fast so if you are interested, book in asap. The walks are a combination of on-tracks and off- and will require in places some rock hopping and rock scrambling and the grades will vary from grade 3 to 4.
Location: Kosciuszko NP
Map: Perisher Valley 85252S, Geehi Dam 85252N, Kalkite Mountain 86253N, and Chimneys Ridge 85241N Limit: 40. Best Walk: Main Range Circuit View

31 Dec, Sun - 3 Jan, Wed Kosciuszko NP
Grade:5/6 Length 45km  650m Sydney Branch
Greg L.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.4 days of exploring the Main Range and surrounding area of the Snowy Mountains. Great alpine walking, beautiful and unique lakes, grand views all round.
Map: Contact leader Limit: 8. Best Walk: Main Range Circuit View

25-26 Nov, Sat-Sun Lakes Loop Walk, Mt Kosciuszko
Branch
Frank B.
Camp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.A walk organised by Geehi Bushwalking Club. Contact leader for further details. Best Walk: Main Range Circuit View

26 Dec, Wed - 2 Jan, Wed Mount Kosciusco
Grade:3/6 Length 20km  500m Southern Sydney Branch
Esther C.
Accommodation | An activity that involves an overnight stay, using hard-roofed accommodation such as a cabin, hut or hotel.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.We shall stay in a house at Jindabyne and do day walks. The walks are led by Sheila Walker. Walks range from 15km to 20km. Slippery sections, wind, rain.
Location: Kosciuszko NP
Map: Kosciuszko Alpine Area - Spatial Vision Limit: 6. Best Walk: Main Range Circuit View

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    1. Sam Garrett-Jones
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      Lake Albina with Mt Kosciuszko in the distance (BW #57). Photo: Sam Garrett-Jones

  2. Sam Garrett-Jones
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    Alpine Sunray (Helipterum albicans subsp. alpinum) along Kosciuszko Main Range. Photo: Sam Garrett-Jones

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