Nature in the Snowy Mountains
Mountain air doesn.t come any purer than this. Adventure activities, from winter sports to cycling, caving, rafting, kayaking and horse riding . plus bracing mountain walks . will make your stay exhilarating.
Nature activities in the Snowy Mountains
Kosciuszko, the State's largest national park and Australia's most extensive alpine region, is a paradise for nature-lovers. With nine wilderness areas in the park,there are endless opportunities for experiencing the wild scenery of the Snowy Mountains.
In winter, the snowfields of NSW attract skiers and snowboarders to the four major resorts - Thredbo, Charlotte Pass, Perisher and Selwyn Snowfields.
In summer, you can hike to the summit of the highest peak in Australia, past glacial lakes with breathtaking views of the valleys and ranges that make up one of the world's most unique ecosystems.
There are plenty of towns in the area where you'll find good accommodation, dining and touring options. They include Cooma, Jindabyne, Tumut and Tumbarumba.