Overnight Camping or Lodge Based
Join professional Alpine Photographer Mike Edmondson on a customised walk, snowshoe or ski adventure into the Snowy Mountains to enjoy and photograph secret, scenic locations in Kosciuszko National Park. This is a spectacular tour with a maximum of six people per group. You will have the option to camp in the wilderness in situ or enjoy alpine lodge accommodation and walk & snowshoe daily to amazing locations for your photographic workshops.
Capture the light as it fades over mountain ridges. After sunset, you will have the opportunity to photograph the starlit Milky Way just above our alpine camp. Photograph the magic alpine light at dawn and dusk amongst spectacular snow gums and ancient, balancing granite tors. During winter you will also learn basic snowcraft skills.
Winter Overnight Dates: dates on requests.
Summer Overnight Dates: Alpine Wildflower Season mid December to mid January, Plus other group dates by special request.
Full Day Workshops can include sunset or sunrise
Photograph the beautiful Australian Alps at any time of the year or day.
Dates: On request are normally run as private trips with either 1 to 6 of your friends or join a snow camping or bushwalking adventure with other adventurers
One Day $250pp for 3-6 clients, $330pp for 2 clients, $600pp for 1 client
Two Days $500pp for 3-6 clients, $660pp for 2 clients, $1200pp for 1 client
Three Days $750pp for 3-6 clients, $990pp for 2 clients, $1800pp for 1 client.
Four Days $1000pp for 3-6 clients, $1320pp for 2 clients, $2400pp for 1 client
Five Days $1250pp for 3-6 clients, $1650pp for 2 clients, $3000pp for 1 client
Six Days $1500pp for 3-6 clients, $1980pp for 2 clients, $3600pp for 1 client
If you book a complete private group for four days or longer with 6 walkers for a Camping Walk or 6 walkers for a lodge based walk I will give each customer a signed copy of my 84 page hardcover photographic book "The Australian Alps" valued at $30 each.
·Full Liability Insurance
·NPWS guide fees & charges (this doesn’t include the National Park’s Visitor/Car entry fee)
·Communications, first aid kit & navigation equipment
·Snowshoes, adjustable poles as required & if available
·Fully qualified and experienced guide mountain guide
·Instruction in snow craft, snow survival, navigation & photography
- Professional digital photographs from our trip
·Mt. Kosciuszko Certificate
·Travel to and from Jindabyne
- Kosciuszko express chairlift return ride
·Accommodation and meals
· Personal clothing and equipment (can also be hired)
Checkout this video Mountain Mikes Youtube video
Checkout this testimonial by Altaaf: Altaaf joined me on a three day snow camping adventure last winter. We experienced amazing sunsets and sunrises, summated Mt Kosciuszko and learnt snow survival skills. See his great photographs here - http://www.altaafkhan.com/snow-camping
Checkout this YouTube link showcasing one of my favourite Kosciuszko walks scenic peaks walk with Alpine guide Mike Edmondson - YouTube.
Please email me your name, phone number and preferred dates. A $100 per person deposit is required to secure your booking.
Once this is done you will receive an information sheet including a detailed itinerary as well as clothing, equipment and training requirements to help you prepare for your adventure. You will also be required to sign a liability waiver.
NB. Customised snow shoe, skiing and walking tours can be tailored to suit your requirements. For example a six day scenic walk visiting peaks, glacial lakes, seeing Australian wildlife and historic stockman’s huts. Another great challenge is to cross the mountains from Kiandra to Kosciuszko. Camping or lodge based options are available. Plus taking clients out on alpine touring skis and cross country skis as well as snowshoes.