This region has some of the best scenic drives in the country. Jump in the
car and not only enjoy journeys along the Snowy Valleys Way and the
Kosciuszko Alpine Way, but experience local driving loops that take you to
some special places like Jingellic on the Murray River.
The Snowy Valleys Way offers a splendid year round accessible touring route
that encompasses over 300 kilometres of breathtaking scenery and a whole
swag of things to do and see.
The Kosciuszko Alpine Way gives you history, charm and stunning landscapes.
The route winds through quaint country towns and alpine villages where you
can take in breathtaking views of the majestic mountains and relax beside
Motorcycling in the Snowy Mountains
The Snowy Mountains region is ideally located midway between Melbourne and
Sydney, close to Canberra and the South Coast, and is one of the gateways
The region offers breathtaking scenery and an enjoyment level that far
Tumbarumba via Elliott Way to Khancoban
One of the best day trips is the route through the mountains from
Tumbarumba to Khancoban via Cabramurra. The views are impressive and you
will get a very good look at the Snowy Mountains Scheme. From Tumbarumba
take the Tooma Road south ...
Tumbarumba - Rosewood
This drive takes you past several vineyards. About 7 kms on your
left is the Glenroy Heritage Reserve, with its Cottage Craft Shop
and the Pioneer Women's Hut Museum (Open Wednesday,
weekends & public holidays).
Tumbarumba - Jingellic
Allow at least 2 hours for this drive as you will want to visit the the
historic Bridge Hotel at Jingellic on the bank of the mighty Murray River.
Picnic spot: The reserve behind the Bridge Hotel, right
beside the Murray ...
Tumbarumba - Laurel Hill
A short drive of around 20 minutes takes you to Laurel Hill. The mill at Laurel
Hill processed hardwood for many years; the timber for boat oars and sulky
shafts was produced here Laurel Hill boasts a general store, the Asgard Nursery
Kosciuszko Alpine Way
The scenic Kosciuszko Alpine Way is an important link between NSW and
This route offers spectacular views of the western face of the main range
of the Sno...
Snowy Valleys Way
This touring route which provides an experiential and scenic alternative to the
Hume Highway is a five shire project. A range of thematic experiences stretch
from north to south, from Gundagai through the foothills of the Snowy Mountains
Four Wheel Driving
Forests NSW maintains an extensive network of roads and fire trails throughout
its forests. The Bago and Maragle forests provide a variety of exploration
opportunities. However, your vehicle must be registered, and the driver must be