Get the most out of your mountain getaway and explore the breathtaking alpine with Thredbo’s knowledgeable local guides. Whether you’re new to the mountains or an avid hiker, Thredbo’s Guided Hikes have something for everyone.
Join a scheduled Guided Hike with like-minded explorers and learn more about the iconic high country on the bucket list Mt Kosciuszko Summit Hike or Dead Horse Gap Hike.
For the ultimate freedom and adventure book a Private Hike and explore the area with your own private guide. Designed to give you and your crew a truly exclusive experience, our specially curated Signature Series Private Hikes step off the beaten path to showcase the area’s most awe-inspiring locations.
Hiking Season returns 13 November 2021 to 1 May 2022
Mt Kosciuszko Summit Hike
Highlights: Australia’s highest summit, 360-degree alpine views, seasonal wildflowers
Tick off the ultimate bucket list hike and summit Mt Kosciuszko to stand on top of Australia. This hike is a great introduction to the mountains and is perfect for individuals, couples and families.
Dead Horse Gap Hike
Highlights: Different alpine zones, amazing twisted snow gums, Thredbo River
Experience the varied alpine zones on this beautiful hike. This hike is one of the best in the area and showcases incredible views as you descend 300 vertical metres through wildflowers and incredible twisted snow gums.
Private Hikes | Signature Series
Explore the majestic Main Range your way with your own guide...
Step off the beaten path and adventure your way with your hand-picked crew and private guide on an exclusive Private Hike. Our specially curated Signature Series Private Hikes showcase the most awe-inspiring and remote parts of the Main Range for a truly unforgettable experience.
*Dependent on guide availability. Must be booked at least 3 days in advance.
Summit at Sunset
Highlights: Sunset from Australia’s highest summit, 360-degree views, Milky Way
Watch the sunset from the top of iconic Mt Kosciuszko on this unforgettable Private Hike. Once the last light of the day has danced across the horizon, return to Thredbo under the magical Milky Way. This hike includes a hot drink, head lamp and 4WD return from Eagles Nest.
Highlights: Glacial lakes, Western Faces, incredible views
One of our most scenic hikes. This full day adventure takes you across ridge lines through the majestic Main Range, past five glacial lakes, Australia’s highest mountains and the wild Western Faces. This hike finishes at Charlotte Pass and includes a return shuttle to Thredbo.
The Ramshead Hike
Distance: Short Hike – 7km | Long Hike – 15km
Highlights: Reflection pools, granite tors, seasonal wildflowers
This hike is one of our most memorable and takes you off the track to the dramatic Ramshead area. The Ramshead Hike has a short or long option and is a photographer’s dream with pristine and little seen reflection pools, rugged granite tors and amazing views.
Mt Townsend Hike
Highlights: Remote location, incredible views, glacial lakes
This is the most dramatic and challenging hike we offer. Leave the crowds behind and take in the unparalleled views from the rugged top of Australia’s less visited second highest peak on this full day adventure.
Meet Our Guides
Thredbo’s guides know Thredbo and the Australian Main Range like the back of their hand! Spending lots of time in the outdoors, our local hikes team have an extensive knowledge of the high country and are passionate about sharing the best of the alpine.
We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and elders past, present and future.
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