Explore a delightful track for bushwalking, mountain biking and horseriding in Mount Selwyn in Kosciuszko National Park, winding through snow gums and summer wildflowers. Visit Wallace Creek lookout for spectacular views, and spot endangered possums on the enchanting Goldseekers trail.
About Selwyn Snow Resort
Enjoy beautiful natural attractions around Mount Selwyn in Kosciuszko National Park, from majestic snow gums to the Yarrangobilly Caves filled with amazing formations. You’ll relish a fun range of outdoor adventures too in the NSW Snowy Mountains, including bushwalking and mountain biking.
The warmer months are a lovely time too for horseriding treks in the high country and fly fishing in pristine waters in mountain streams. In the skiing and snowboarding season, the Selwyn snowfields are popular with families, with terrain for all skill levels and a snow park for tubing and tobogganing.
A delightful trail for walking, mountain biking and horseriding is Four Mile Hut from Mount Selwyn Resort. The 10km return journey winds through snow gum forests to grasslands blanketed with pretty wildflowers in summer, such as golden-stemmed billy buttons and orange everlasting daisies.
For spectacular alpine scenery, visit the clifftop Wallace Creek lookout for the extraordinary beauty of the Great Dividing Range. On the nearby Goldseekers track meander in snow gums and summer wildflowers, and keep an eye out for endangered pygmy possums in the hollows of old snow gums.
You’ll find more bushwalking trails around the Yarrangobilly Caves, which are only 35 minutes’ drive north from Mount Selwyn. The Thermal Pool walk near the limestone caves leads to spring waters naturally heated at 27 degrees, perfect for a steamy dip surrounded by snow in the colder months.
Getting to Mount Selwyn is easy, with the drive from Tumbarumba about 75 minutes and from Tumut about 70 minutes. There are fun spring and summer festivals in Tumbarumba and Tumut, and delicious food and wine experiences. Lake Eucumbene is 40 minutes from Mount Selwyn.