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 and some intermediate camps have a monitored and maintained water supply. Find out more about water supply locations.

At each trailhead and camping area the facilities are different.

Read the table below for a list of facilities at each location.

Camp sites aren't individually numbered.

Choose naturally clear areas for camping and don't remove vegetation or disturb any new areas to camp.

SectionLocation Trailhead or intermediate campsiteToilet Campsite furniture Gas BBQ Kiosk - limited food supplies USB Charging stationWater
1 Telegraph Station Trailhead Yes Yes Yes Yes - check opening hours before departure No Yes
1 Wallaby Gap Intermediate Yes Yes No No No Yes - tank
1/2 Simpsons Gap Trailhead Yes Yes Yes No No Yes - tank
2 Mulga Camp Intermediate Yes Yes No No No Yes - tank
2/3 Jay Creek Trailhead Yes Yes No No Yes Yes - tank
3 Millers Flat Intermediate No No No No No No
3/4 Standley Chasm Trailhead Yes Yes No Yes - check opening hours before departure No Yes - tank
4 Brinkley Bluff summit Intermediate No No No No No No
4 Stuarts Pass Intermediate No No No No No No
4/5 4/5 Junction Trailhead Yes No No No Yes Yes - tank
4/5 Birthday Waterhole Intermediate No No No No No No
5 Fringe Lily Creek Intermediate No No No No No No
5 Hugh Gorge Junction Intermediate No  No No No No No
5/6 Hugh Gorge Trailhead Yes No No No Yes Yes - tank
6 Ghost Gum Flat Intermediate No Yes No No No No
6 Rocky Gully Intermediate Yes No No No No Yes - tank
6/7 Ellery Creek North Trailhead Yes No No No Yes Yes - tank
6/7 Ellery Creek South Trail Head alternative Yes No Yes No No Yes
7/8 Serpentine Gorge Trailhead Yes Yes No No Yes Yes - tank
8 Counts Point Intermediate No No No No No No
8/9 Serpentine Chalet Dam Trailhead Yes No No No Yes Yes - tank
8/9 Serpentine Chalet bush camp Intermediate No No No No No No
9 Waterfall Gorge Intermediate No No No No No No
9 Mt Giles Lookout Intermediate No No No No No No
9/10 Ormiston Gorge Trailhead Yes Yes Yes Yes - check opening hours before departure Yes Yes - tank
10 George Creek Intermediate No No No No No No
10/11 Finke River Trailhead Yes Yes No No Yes Yes - tank
10/11 Glen Helen Intermediate No No No Yes No Yes - tap
11 Hilltop Lookout Intermediate No No No No No No
11 Rocky Bar Gap Intermediate Yes No No No No Yes - tank
11/12 Redbank Gorge campground Intermediate Yes No No No Yes Yes - tank
11/12 Redbank Gorge day use area Trailhead Yes No No No No Yes - tank
11/12 Ridgetop camping area Intermediate Yes Yes No No No No
11/12 Woodland camping area Intermediate Yes Yes Yes No No No

Last updated: 20 June 2022

Give feedback about this page.

Share this page:

URL copied!