Twin Valleys Access

Thredbo and Kosciuszko

From the top of Merritts out to the top of the Twin Valleys.

Ski Touring Easy

Distance
2.2 km
Ascent
131 m
Descent
28 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
1.9 km
High Point
2 km
Gradient
13˚
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Twin Valleys Access Map

Description

From the top of Merritts to the Twin Valleys is a relatively simple skin out across the Ramshead Range. Ski approximately 1 kilometre north until you reach a flat plateau on the range, then turn to the north-east, and head out for around 2.5 kilometres and you will find yourself around the top of the Southern Twin Valley. This journey will take you approximately 2 hours.

Difficulty

Easy

Wide gentle slopes at around 20 degrees or less.

Best time to visit

June, July, August, September, October

Equipment required

  • Skins