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Simpsons Gap Reviews
This place is in the MacDonnell Ranges, about 24 kms from Alice Springs...There are quite a few short walks, no camping at this site. Remember to bring your fly nets. The road is sealed all the way. more »
A pretty place to visit on the way to Standley gap. We were glad of our fly nets inspite of a strong wind funneling through the gap. Spent about 30 mins there and glad we had stopped. More interest th... more »
This is a sacred place. It seems untouched by time. The rocks have been shaped by eons of wind, rain and sunlight. I just felt so peaceful, even though I was sinking up tk my ankles in some of the sandy spots! I recommend that any traveller needs to put this on their bucket list. It is a truly unforgettable place.
We hiked the Larapinta trail back in early July and went through Simpson gap. Not only did we see beautiful rock formation and nature, we also met a very friendly nat park ranger who took time to speak with all the visitors and point out wallabies and birds.
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