Queen Charlotte Sounds Track is one of New Zealand’s great walks.
Walks range from easy half hour strolls to multiple day treks. The Queen Charlotte track stretches 70km from Ship Cove to Anakiwa and is an intermediate to advanced grade. The whole track can be completed in 5 days on foot, or 3 days on a mountain bike with luggage transfers. Connections between various locations are available by water-taxi. You will be rewarded with skyline views of Queen Charlotte and Kenepuru Sounds. You meet the locals, native birds such as the fantail and weka.
For self-guided walks Queen Charlotte Track will offer you options ranging from half day walks to multiple day walks is a hassle free way to enjoy the walk without the logistics becoming the walk’s focus.