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LARAPINTA TRAIL TREK SUPPORT (LTTS)
Larapinta Trail Trek Support (LTTS) is a small team of trekking specialists with extensive knowledge and experience of the Larapinta Trail and the
Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park.
Our core focus is providing trek & field support for independent and self-guided hikers and trekkers who are doing extended-day treks on the Larapinta Trail
or off-track, cross-country treks across Central Australia.
-- We are NOT tour operators --
TREK SUPPORT FOR HIKERS & TREKKERS
LTTS offers a range of transfer and fod drop options to support your Larapinta Trail hike or other treks across the West Macs NP and other areas. Our trek popular packages offer bundle options for transfers, food drops and more.
We offer a range of trek packages to suit the most popular treks on the Larapinta Trail and the West Macs NP. The trek packages offer a wide range of basic, advance and specialised options for transfers, food drops, gear hire and resupply options.
Basic and specialised resupply options along the Larapinta Trail for food, water, equipment, clothing and other essential and non-essential items. This includes assisting with repairs and replacement of boots, pack, air mattresses.
TREK GEAR HIRE
We sell a range of basic trek supplies such as stove fuel (Jetboil JetPower, MSR Isopro, Shellite, Metho), freeze dried food (Backcountry Cuisine, Campers Pantry, Outdoor Gourmet), boot repair kits and remote area first aid kits. Visit our online store or buy during the booking process.
We hire out a range of trekking gear and equipment including packs, tents, bivvies, mattresses, stoves, trek poles, comms gear and much more. We are progressively adding more items to our Trek Gear pages but if there is anything you are looking for specifically, please let us know.
CORPORATE AND GOVERNMENT
We offer a range of basic, advanced and specialised courses for trail hiking, cross country trekking, wilderness survival and first aid, communications and signalling, and equipment use. Our courses are run in Alice Springs but our Trek Support teams run roving courses across Australia as well. We also run training programs for government and private organisations and groups.
A very popular program we offer year round is Trek Mentoring. This program provides one-on-one individual mentoring and training programs for people looking at improving their field skills, outdoor fitness and psychological/mental conditioning for hiking, trekking, expeditions and other remote area adventures. These are dedicated programs lasting between 3-12 months* for beginners and experienced individuals.
Explorers Australia (EXAUS), owners of Trek Support, offer a range of professionally developed and delivered courses for field operations in remote and extreme desert, arid and savannah environments. All course are customised specifically to the organisations needs. Courses are delivered in a formal setting which includes theory and prac but includes scenario based modules to ensure students are trained and tested in real-life conditions.
* Timings, days structured to work around individual availability. Generally 1 half day per week, 1 weekend per month, 2x3 day treks per year.