Larapinta Trail facilities

This page has information on facilities you can use on the Larapinta Trail in Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park.

Most campsites have picnic tables and tent sites. 

All trailheads have a water supply and some have free gas barbecues.

At each trailhead and camping area the facilities are different.

The table below will give you an overview of what is available at each location.

Section

Location

Trailhead or intermediate campsite

Toilet

Campsite furniture

Gas BBQ

Kiosk - limited food supplies

1

Telegraph Station

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes - check opening hours before departure

1

Wallaby Gap

Intermediate

Yes

Yes

No No

1/2

Simpsons Gap

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

2

Mulga Camp

Intermediate

Yes

Yes

No No

2/3

Jay Creek

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

No

No

3

Millers Flat

Intermediate

No No No No

3/4

Standley Chasm

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

No

Yes - check opening hours before departure

4

Brinkley Bluff summit

Intermediate

No No No No

4

Stuarts Pass

Intermediate

No No No No

4/5

4/5 Junction

Intermediate

No No No No

4/5

Birthday Waterhole

Trailhead

No No No No

5

Fringe Lily Creek

Intermediate

No No No No

5

Hugh Gorge Junction

Intermediate

No No No No

5/6

Hugh Gorge

Trailhead

No No No No

6

Ghost Gum Flat

Intermediate

No

Yes

No No

6

Rocky Gully

Intermediate

Yes

No No No

6/7

Ellery Creek

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

7/8

Serpentine Gorge

Trailhead

Yes

Yes 

No No

8/9

Serpentine Chalet Dam

Trailhead

Yes

No No No

8/9

Serpentine Chalet Bush Camp

Intermediate

No No No No

9

Waterfall Gorge

Intermediate

No No No No

9/10

Ormiston Gorge

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes - check opening hours before departure

10/11

Finke River

Trailhead

Yes

Yes

No

No

10/11

Glen Helen

Intermediate

Yes

Yes

No

Yes - check opening hours before departure

11

Hilltop Lookout

Intermediate

No No No No

11

Rocky Bar Gap

Intermediate

Yes

No No No

11/12

Ridgetop Camping Area

Intermediate

Yes

Yes

No No

11/12

Woodland Camping Area

Intermediate

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

11/12

Redbank Gorge Carpark

Trailhead

Yes

No No No

Last updated: 13 October 2017