Challenge yourself to six days trekking the toughest sections of the Larapinta Trail on a guided tour with wilderness camping

Larapinta Challenger Trek

We have put together six of the most challenging sections of the 223km Larapinta track to create the toughest 6 day guided challenge for the most adventurous of hikers. This camping based trek gets you close to the action of the trail where you are completely encapsulated by the rugged beauty of the Central Australian desert as you dig deep to tackle the best 'gutsty' stages of the Larapinta Trail. Carrying just a daypack, this trek is designed challenge both seasoned walkers and fitness enthusiast alike; with guests walking up to 30kms each day.passing over remote ridges and canyons whilst winding their way along the West Macdonnell Ranges. The group camping gear is transported to each campsite by our professional support crew, freeing walkers to enjoy the diverse desert scenery, revel in the camaraderie of like-minded travellers and focus on achieving your goal.

Brief Itinerary

  • DAY 1 Join Alice Springs and walk to Standley Chasm
  • DAY 2 Walk to Birthday Waterhole
  • DAY 3 Walk to Huge Gorge
  • DAY 4 Walk to Serpentine Chalet
  • DAY 5 Walk to Ormiston Gorge
  • DAY 6 Climb Mt Sonder, return to Alice Springs where trip concludes
 

Inclusions

*3 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 3 dinners *Professional wilderness guide and support staff *All group camping equipment *3 nights exclusive semi-permanent campsites including tents, stretcher beds, swags and hot showers *All National Park and camping fees *Emergency communications and group first aid kit *Off-road transport from Alice Spring

 

Trip Dates

All Australian Walking Holidays adventure tours are small group departures and therefore places can fill quickly. To avoid disappointment, we suggest you book your trip as soon as possible.

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trip facts

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Trip Grading
  • Duration: 6 days
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  • Next Trip: 02 July 2017
Pricing: AU $2,495.00

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