Mount Kosciuszko

Mount Kosciuszko is the highest mountain in Australia (not including its external territories). It is located in the Snowy Mountains in Kosciuszko National Park. Mount Kosciuszko is not particularly difficult to climb. There is 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.

Mount Kosciuszko SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by asamartin

15 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 27, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Mount Kosciuszko

  • asamartin

Routes Used trails & approaches

32% via Thredbo

32% Via Ski Area

28% took the 4wd track up lol!

8% Summit trail via the Main Range track from Charlotte Pass

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Elevation

7,310 ft / 2,228 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Snowy Mountains

Location

New South Wales, Australia

Summited by

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  • Krzychu
  • asamartin
  • srphilip
  • adameco
  • DOD
  • ragnew
  • vsahney
  • TrigHunter
  • Luc-Rodgers
  • andrewoloughlan
  • NewEnglandHiker
  • kstenman

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