Ellery Creek Big Hole, Alice Springs

4.7
#9 of 24 in Outdoors in Alice Springs
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  • Went here on a one day West MacDonnel Range tour. Beautiful spot, like an oasis in the desert. Had a great swim. You can swim all the way to the beach on the other side and get a great view. Nice and....  more »
  • Ellery Creek is the biggest of the water holes and is a lovely spot to visit. Some shade if you want to relax and soak up the rugged scenery and water hole. Water was freezing. It is only 2 kms of...  more »
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  • Nice place to stop on the way to / from Alice Springs. There's a gorge (small lake - hole) suitable for swimming. And besides, there's a nice trail (well marked - easy) for hiking along the ridges. Allow about 90 minutes for the hike. While the hike is not difficult, it isn't suitable for kids nor for people with physical challenges.
  • Oh wow. So cold (water) but so beautiful. Easy access too.
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