IntroductionWalk or mountain bike in to this backcountry campsite in the Marlborough Sounds. Access is from the Queen Charlotte Track. There is no drive in access.
- Mountain bike
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Shelter for cooking
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
- Mountain biking
- Walking and tramping
Mountain biking is not permitted on the section between Meretoto/Ship Cove and Kenepuru Saddle from 1 December to 28 February each year.
- Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
- Child (5 - 17 years): $5 per night
- Infant (0 - 4 years): free
Pay cash on arrival at the self-registration stand at the campsite, bring the correct amount as we cannot give change. Sounds Campground Passes can be pre-purchased through i-SITEs.
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
Walking and mountain bike access only from the Queen Charlotte Track.
Tracks to this campsite
Queen Charlotte TrackLocated in Queen Charlotte Sound/Tōtaranui areaExperience the spectacular Marlborough Sounds whilst walking or biking the Queen Charlotte Track. The track stretches 73.5 km from historic Meretoto/Ship Cove through to Anakiwa in the Grove Arm of Queen Charlotte Sound.2 alertsDuration 3-5 daysDifficulty Intermediate
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1695787, N5441491