Mushroom Rock (Rainbow Valley Conservation Reserve)

Northern Territory
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A 1 km loop walk allows visitors to view Mushroom Rock, an interesting sandstone formation with many Fairy Martin (Petrochelidon ariel) nests attached to the upper walls.

Picnic Facilities
4WD Required
Camping Permitted
Arid or Desert

Getting there

The turn-off to the Reserve is 75 kms south of Alice Springs along the Stuart Highway. From here it is a 22 km stretch east, along an unsealed road which has some sandy patches. For this reason 4WD is recommended.

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