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Get the best of both worlds, fantastic views over both the Queen Charlotte and Kenepuru Sounds.
Bring your lunch, your camera and wear good walking shoes. Depart our base in Picton and cruise over to Torea Bay. En-route relax and enjoy the scenery of the Marlborough Sounds. Disembark at Torea to explore 8kms of the Queen Charlotte Walkway. Along the track look out for the native wildlife.
Near the end of the walk the track drops down into the native forest of tree ferns and beech trees undisturbed except for the call of the Tui's and Bellbirds.
Duration: 7.8kms, approximately 2.5-3 hours
Departs Picton @ 9.30am (9am from 01Sep)
Pick Up Mistletoe Bay @ 3.00pm
Arrive Picton @ 4.30pm
Walking the whole track is a popular challenge however, for those with limited time, Cougar Line offers a range of options to capture the natural and historic world of the Queen Charlotte Track, for those with limited time, in one just day.
Select a walk, and cruise the rest with Cougar Line. From one hour to eight hour walks, there are walks designed to suit all fitness levels and ages.
A whirlwind morning trip
-9am cruise to Lochmara
-Spot native birds on the nature trail
-Stroll through the art exhibition spaces
-Enjoy a fabulous breakfast overlooking the bay
-11am depart Lochmara (arrive Picton 11.20).
$35 adult / $20 Child (breakfast not included)
Reporting time is 10 minutes before departure, directly to the boat, Dreamcatcher, .
One way trip is approx 15 minutes.
Lochmara is closed from June 3rd until September 26th 2014