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SUMMER/AUTUMN SCHEDULE RELEASED

Greeting trekkers. The walking schedule to the end of April has just been released. Please check out the “BUSHWALKS & ACTIVITIES PROGRAM” to see and download the latest walks program. Happy hiking!

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After the fires but still worth a visit

The Tyuretye/West MacDonnell National Park was extensively burnt in the last couple of months. Lightning strikes and a record dry, hot spell made for an incendiary combination. Much of the Larapinta Trail has been damaged. The beauty of place still … Continue reading

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Walk near town

Mt Gillen, Alhekulyele, now signed as a walk with informal trail, easy to access and great views in every direction. Most of the trail is in good conditions but there are a few places with deep erosion gullies, and others … Continue reading

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Palm Valley Spring 2018

A small group enjoyed a beautiful day visiting Palm Valley. We completed all the marked tracks namely Arankia and Mpulunkinya Walks along Palm Valley, then Mpaara Walk and Kalarranga Lookout near the campground.   We had the pleasure of assisting … Continue reading

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Inarlanga Pass circuit – Sunday 27th May 2018

A wonderful walk to open our autumn walk program, from the Ochre Pits, through Pioneer Gorge, with shoes off for a knee-deep wade.   A couple of kilometres along Section 9 of the Larapinta Trail, which was quite busy at … Continue reading

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Introducing the McDoualls – the ‘distinct’ high peaks of the NT

Peak baggers in Scotland have the Munros – the high peaks over 3000 feet (910 metres) in elevation. In response Bill Wilkinson devised the Tasmanian Abels – the high peaks of¬†Australia’s mountainous southern isle over 1100 metres with a distinct … Continue reading

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Bushwalking in Australia’s “adveNTure” Territory

The latest edition (Volume 11, June 2015) of Bushwalk Australia’s e-magazine is now out, featuring bushwalking in the Territory. Included are features on the best walks in the NT,¬†a profile on our bushwalking club, and much more. Enjoy the read. … Continue reading

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