Sunrise Hiking Through Kings Canyon

We arrived in Kings Canyon in the afternoon after a long drive from Uluru.  The day was slightly overcast with some drizzle.  We stayed at the Kings Canyon Resort, which is actually a campground relatively close to the canyon.  Some of us took a ride on quadbikes through the rolling red hills and around scrubby trees blackened by past wildfires.  Up the gradual ridges you … Continue reading Sunrise Hiking Through Kings Canyon

Kata-Tjuta

During our couple of days at Uluru, we could often see the incredible rock formations of Kata-Tjuta (also known as The Olgas) off in the distance.  During sunsets, its red domes turned pink and purple.  On our last morning in Uluru-Kata-Tjuta National Park, we got to see this area up close.  First, we watched a spectacular sunrise from a viewing platform.   From the Kata-Tjuta … Continue reading Kata-Tjuta