Elevation

7,310 ft / 2,228 m

Prominence

7,309 ft / 2,228 m

Summits

39 summits

Top climbing months

January   17%

November   15%

March   15%

Most climbed route

via Thredbo

Highlights
  • Mount Kosciuszko is the highest mountain in Australia (not including its external territories).
  • Located in the Snowy Mountains in Kosciuszko National Park.
  • Mount Kosciuszko is not particularly difficult to climb. There's a road to Charlotte Pass, from which it's an 5 mile walk up a path to the summit. The peak may also be approached from Thredbo, which is a shorter 4 miles and supported by a chairlift year-round.
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