Snowgum walking track
Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about Snowgum walking track.
Grade 3Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
15 - 30min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Short steep hills
Quality of path
Formed track, some obstacles
No experience required
Getting there and parking
On entering Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area, follow Mount Canobolas Road all the way to the summit of Mount Canobolas. Alternatively, you can turn right on Towac Road to reach Federal Falls campground.
Roads may close when it snows (generally once or twice each winter).
Parking is available at the summit of Mount Canobolas and at Federal Falls campground
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
Wake up to misty mornings and enjoy clear, sunny skies – it's a magical time of year to visit.
See the violet kunzea, fringe myrtle and mirbelia flowers blossoming in the heaths around rocky outcrops.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
13°C and 26°C
0°C and 8°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
There are barbecue and picnic facilities at Federal Falls campground if you’d like to have a picnic lunch before or after your walk.
Maps and downloads
- Bathurst office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6332 7640
- 02 6332 7680 To contact the KARST Conservation Unit in this office.
- Level 2, 203-209 Russell Street, Bathurst NSW 2795