Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure
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The Jatbula trail is in Nitmiluk National Park National Park and is a unique trail in Northern Territory tropical environment. A great feature of Jatbula Trail is water with crystal clear creeks, stunning waterfalls and water pools. Each campsite finishes at a water pool where you can relax and cool down swimming after trekking in the heat. It is situated on Jewoyn people land who travelled for generation from Katherine Gorge to Edith Falls.

 

Day 1: Katherine Gorge – Biddlecomb Cascade: 8.9 km (officially 8 km), allow 3 to 4 hours.

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

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Day 2: Biddlecomb Cascade – Crystal Falls: 13 km (officially 10.5 km), allow 4 to 5 hours.

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

Day 3: Crystal Falls – 17 Mile Falls: 10.9 km (officially 9.5 km), allow 4 hours.

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Day 4: 17 Mile Falls – Sandy Camp Pool: 17.3 km (officially 15.5 km), allow 5 hours

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure
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Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure
Scenery on Jatbula Trail
Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure
Glorious Morning

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

Day 5: Sandy Camp Pool to Sweetwater Pool 11.2 km allow 4 hours

Day 6 Sweetwater Pool to  Edith Falls: 5.2 km (officially 4.5 km), allow 1 to 2 hours

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure

Jatbula Trail- Northern Territory Adventure