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ASCEND TO THE SUMMIT OF MT KOSCIUSZKO via HANNELíS SPUR
This unique challenge is for fit, inspired and totally switched on walkers and mountaineers, taking in the greatest vertical
ascent of any walk in Australia! The trail climbs 1800 vertical metres from Geehi to the summit of Mt Kosciuszko via the full
western fall of the Snowy Mountains. The itinerary for this walk can be tailored, but options include a mid-morning start on
day one with a camp out on the spur before continuing via untracked alpine country to Mt Kosciuszko and on to Thredbo village.
For the extra strong-hearted, we offer an extended hike from the top of the spur to take in up to four of Australia's 10 highest
peaks (Abbott Peak, Mt Townsend, Alice Rawson Peak and Mt Kosciuszko) before the descent to Thredbo and/or the longer glacial lakes
walk to Charlottes Pass. Seven Summiteers - talk to our highly experienced Guide Keith Scott or via the Hannel’s Spur FaceBook Page to make this Seventh Summit a trip to remember!
CLIMB THE TEN HIGHEST PEAKS IN AUSTRALIA - 4 DAYS 70 kms
Outstanding walk across the 'tops' of Australia. Appreciate the landscape from the perspective of the 'Aussie Top Ten'
from where the 360 degrees views deliver the steep western fall of the massif, forested mountain flanks, treeless alpine valleys,
superb ice-carved rock formations and the constant feeling of being 'on top of Australia'.
This is a must do for experienced walkers who are willing to stretch their legs and open their lungs to the best the high
country has on offer. Running from November to May., The cooler months Novembers snowdrifts & March , April & May.
Through to the warmer wildflower season months from late December to mid-January.
Checkout this YouTube link showcasing one of my favourite Kosciuszko walks Scenic peaks walk with Alpine guide Mike Edmondson - YouTube
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WALK TO THE SUMMIT OF MT KOSCIUSZKO via HANNELíS SPUR
A very challenging walk for the fit hiker or mountaineers on the Seven Summitís circuit! Join K7
Adventures experienced Guides to take on the ĎDay Challengeí via Hannelís Spur to the top of Australia. Start from the
Geehi and climb steeply through the natural forests to the treeline and into the alpine zone. Sensational, demanding and
highly rewarding. Continue to the Summit of Mt Kosciuszko and onto Thredbo.
Talk to our highly experienced Guide Keith Scott or via the
Hannel’s Spur FaceBook Page
WALK TO THE SUMMIT OF MT KOSCIUSZKO - KOSCIUSZKO CLASSIC - 15 kms return
Easy walk to Mt Kosciuszko with a difference! Our guides
take individuals, families and small groups on a scenic
route to Mt Kosciuszko so you can appreciate the natural
beauty of the mountains, their special environments
and unique ecology. This ‘tread lightly’
tour is only available to small numbers of people. For
regular walkers and bigger groups - join us for a picnic
lunch on top of Australia with a difference. We will
share with you a wealth of knowledge and experience
in the mountains and personal attention on your special
LAKES - 21.5 kms
This walk ‘across the tops’ of Australia
visits the major glacial lakes - Lake Cootapatamba,
Lake Albina, Club Lake and Blue Lake with spectacular
views along and across the Great Dividing Range. A full
day with plenty of opportunities for mountain gazing,
photographs, snacks and lunch and time to dip your toes
in the Snowy River. Relax afterwards at Charlotte Pass
or Thredbo for a drink before returning to base. Starts
Thredbo or Charlotte Pass.
RAMSHEAD PEAKS - 15 kms
Walk to the Kosciuszko Lookout then begin the extraordinary
route across the Ramsheads Peaks passing through granite
tors, narrow ridges, open saddles filled with wildflowers
and past rocky gorges until you arrive at the promiment
South Ramshead Peak. The final descent through copses
of snow gums to Dead Horse Gap is memorable wrapping
up a truly wonderful day.
ADVENTURE WALK - 10 kms
The Ramsheads adventure walk takes you to the Kosciuszko
Lookout then ‘off route’ to visit some ancient
rock formations, capture scenes of the steep western
fall of the Great Dividing Range with the Victorian
High Country lacing the horizon and across the top of
the rocky watersheds before joining the Dead Horse Gap
Track. Return to Thredbo or descend to Dead Horse Gap.
Bring a picnic lunch. Continue to Thredbo via car or
add another 5 ks and walk along the Thredbo Riverside
DEAD HORSE GAP - 10 kms
From the top of Thredbo at Eagle’s Nest we will
guide you along the Dead Horse Gap track and show you
micro-climates and environments that attract special
plant communities and flowers. Enjoy the descent through
the snow gums and open frost hollows as the views open
towards the Pilot Wilderness. Return to Thredbo via
the Riverside bush track or by car. For truly ambitious
walkers - reverse the walk by starting at bottom of
Thredbo Valley and walk along the Thredbo River or from
Dead Horse Gap before you start the amazing ascent to
the treeline and back to Eagle’s Nest. Walk down
Merritt’s Nature Trail - add another 5 k and make
this a FULL DAY.
PORCUPINE ROCKS - 7 kms
A beautiful & relaxing day amongst the wildflowers.
The Porcupine Rocks walk starts just past Perisher Gap
on the Kosciuszko Summit Road - winds through ancient
snow gums and across a broad valley head before peeping
through impressive rock tors that overlook the Thredbo
Valley. Great photo opportunities, cool outlook for
an alpine picnic and a bit of adventure as you explore
the edge of the Crackenback Range before returning to
base. Extend the walk to Perisher via the Rock Creek
Valley for a pick up or walk back to Perisher Gap for
a longer day.
BLUE LAKE - 10 kms
Definitely one of the classic mountain walks with a
steep descent to the Snowy River. Cross on natural river
stone steps before a steady climb towards Soil Conservation
Creek. Another short climb and Blue Lake opens before
you - a classic glacial cirque with dominant ice-sheered
granite cliffs and a beautiful alpine lake. The wildflowers
create a carpet for your picnic lunch before returning
to the Snowy River to cool your feet. Climb out and
walk along the boardwalk for a view of the main range
and Snowy River Gorge.
ALPINE WILDFLOWER WALK - 5 - 8 kms
Absolute ‘must do’ for nature lovers. This
relaxing and uplifting outing takes you and your family
to the flowers! Take your time, enjoy the flowers and
their individual niches in nature, take photos, marvel
and realise the unique beauty that is the biodiverse,
Australian alpine flora. The evolution of flowering
plants began over 400 million years ago when Australia
was part of the super-continent, Gondwana. Then, as
the continents drifted apart, the geographical isolation
of Australia created the stunning botanical natural
wonder of the world, that is the Kosciuszko alpine flora.
Come with us on the Alpine Wildflower Walk into a natural
MT STILWELL - 4 kms
An easy half day walk from Charlotte Pass turning circle
along Kangaroo Ridge to Mt Stilwell Ridge. Enjoy the
displays of wildflowers and 360 degrees views as you
take in the depth and breadth of the Main Range. Sit
in the silent Stilwell wonderland for a picnic and return
to Charlotte Pass for evening refreshments or return