Alice Springs to Yulara Series 2 Track 2
Covers: Alice Springs, Glen Helen, Hermannsburg, Kings Canyon, Yulara.
Using photography, track notes and mapping. The Outback Travellers Track Guides are a companion to sheet maps, offering a closer look at what is out there, where to find it and how to get there safely. With the aid of sectioned, colour-coded track information, cautions along the track are brought to the travellers attention to help avoid unnecessary problems. hazards in the form of crests and dips in the roads, creeks, floodways, river crossings and tight corners are highlighted to avoid potential accidents.Strip maps break the route down into identifiable sections. Spiral binding allows the book to be folded back for ease of navigation. each strip map is accompanied by a selection of views available along that stretch of track.
The photographs are cross-referenced to the exact location on the map. GPS waypoints are given for important locations and junctions.
The area south of the West MacDonnell Ranges offers the travellers a unique vision of what the internationally known ‘Red Centre’ is all about. There is a wide ranging diversity of natural geographic formations, terrain and vivid colour contrasts between the vegetation, red sand and blue skies. The majority of this region now has sealed roads, but areas such as the Mereenie Loop, Finke Gorge National Park, Palm Valley, Owen Springs Reserve and the Ernest Giles Road, provide some interesting, if not challenging tracks for 4×4 adventurers. It is an amazing part of the Australian outback and a magnet for people from all over the world wanting to experience the real beauty of this region.