The magic of Central Australia stirs me, even a month after our return. Red earth, big skies, wild canyons and deep gorges …
If there’s one walk that epitomises this grandeur it’s the Kings CanyonRim Walkin the Watarrka National Park.
Located about three hours drive from Uluru (Ayers Rock), Kings Canyon is at the heart of the Red Centre. I didn’t think any place could be more awe inspiring than Ayers Rock, until we experienced it for ourselves.
The six kilometre Rim Walk starts hard, with a steep climb.
It’s a bit like life … the focus that’s needed to start something, the determination and effort to keep going, to reach a place that’s worthwhile.
That’s how it was with this walk.
There were more than 500 steps and it was 100 metres straight up to the plateau, high above the canyon.
There the track levelled out, as…
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