The 2nd edition for John and Monica Chapman’s Larapinta Trail is now available. Recently published in 2015, each chapter describes each section of the trail. Notes have been updated and include details such as the new huts and changed food drop facilities.
This advantageous and adventurous guide is filled with 160 pages of track notes for both directions along the trail, 121 colour photographs and 20 topographic maps (one for each days walk) along with gradient profiles.
A large background section includes the history of the area and notes on geology, climate, vegetation and wildlife are included.
A comprehensive section on Safety and Trip Planning are provided.