Dinner, Bed and breakfast $85 per person
Queens Birthday Weekend - 2 days Away - Perfect for Those with a car
Dinner Bed and Breakfast $170 per person
Day 1 Drive to Kenepuru Saddle and park at the end of Ackerbloms Rd and hike 2.5 hours to Miners Camp, Arrive to a warm farmhouse with a roaring fire, hot shower and a hearty 2 course farm meal.
Day 2 Awake to blissful peace and quiet and the smell of freshly ground coffee brewing, bacon and fresh free range eggs cooking. Continental breakfasts also available. Spend a day exploring Endeavour Inlet with a packed lunch, wander to Furneaux Lodge for lunch, or just relax in paradise.
Day 3 Hike back to Kenepuru Saddle and head for home, regenerated and ready for the week to come. Don't forget to stop in to Punga Cove's boat shed cafe bar and rehydrate before you head for home.
Escape Wellington for a Weekend Walking the best parts of the queen Charlotte track
Leave Wellington on Friday night - fly with Sounds Air or catch a Cook Straight Ferry enjoying the city lights from the harbour or air and feel the working week's stress slip away. Stay in Picton the night at one of the wide range of accommodation offered.
Saturday - Catch a watertaxi to Ship's Cove where you will start your walk. Cougarline are a brilliant track delivery service and will drop your bags off to us. Beachcomber will also drop off your bags but take a little longer as they will give you a great commentary about the Queen Charlotte Sounds, the wildlife and the locals who live in the sounds. We will pick up your bags from the wharf and they will be waiting in your room when you arrive.
Start walking from Ship Cove and allow about 5 hours to get to Miners Camp. Arrive to a warm farmhouse with a roaring fire, hot shower a hearty 2 course farm meal.
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast $85 per person.
Sunday - Awake to blissful peace and quiet and the smell of freshly ground coffee brewing, bacon and fresh free range eggs cooking. Continental breakfasts also available.
Walk to Punga Cove where the water taxi will pick you up around the middle of the day so that you can catch the afternoon or evening Ferry/airplane home. Allowing 2 and a half to 3 hours to walk and a bit more time to stop at Punga Cove's boat shed cafe bar and rehydrate. Sitting on the wharf with your coffee, wine or beer and watching the comings and goings across Endeavour Inlet is a perfect end to your weekends walk.