Mt Sonder is located at the western end of the long-distance Larapinta Trail extending from Alice Springs in the Northern Territory.
Mt Sonder is located at the western end of the long-distance Larapinta Trail extending from Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. The 1380 metre summit offers views across the West MacDonnell Ranges and surrounding plains. For the ultimate Mount Sonder experience, commence walking before and take in the silence of the outback at night as you make your way up the mountain. Arrive at the summit in time to watch the sunrise over the landscape below.
April to September
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Frequently asked questions
What is the weather like in the Northern Territory?
The average maximum temperature and rainfall by month in Darwin and the NT Top End are detailed below. The Mary River wetlands and Kakadu National Park are 2-3 hours’ drive from Darwin and experience similar weather patterns.
When is the best time to walk the Larapinta Trail?
The best time to walk the Larapinta Trail is in Autumn, Winter or Spring, ideally from April to October when daytime temperatures are mild