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April 8, 2018, Comments Off on Ski assault on Mt Aspiring the ‘Matterhorn of the South’

Mt Aspiring – or Tititea (“Steep peak of Glistening White” in Maori*) has a national park named after it, and is often called the Matterhorn of the Southern Hemisphere. It […]

Cardrona New Zealand March snow

New Zealand smashes ski season record in 2017

March 18, 2018, Comments Off on New Zealand smashes ski season record in 2017

The New Zealand ski season was their best ever, with skier days up to 1.6 million at their commercial ski areas. That’s an 8% increase on 2016, ...

boarding with Mt Cook Heliski

Mt Cook Heliski New Zealand at its best

March 1, 2018, Comments Off on Mt Cook Heliski New Zealand at its best

Mt Cook Heliski delivers New Zealand’s most spectacular ski and snowboard experience amid the highest peaks in the country. This is huge high al ...

Ohau is NZ’s best ski lodge & boutique ski field

July 10, 2017, Comments Off on Ohau is NZ’s best ski lodge & boutique ski field

Ohau is an amazingly beautiful spot, both the lakefront Ohau Lodge and the spectacular Ohau Ski field above. Ohau ski area is the the best boutique sm ...

  • Best ski lifts down south #2 Heritage Express Rope Tow Roundhill
    June 19, 2017, Comments Off on Best ski lifts down south #2 Heritage Express Rope Tow Roundhill

    Heritage express rope tow Roundhill The Heritage Express Rope Tow at Roundhill is billed as the ‘World’s fastest rope tow’ which, for anyone who has ever struggled to ride a […]

  • Treble Cone Express Shuttle bus from Queenstown & Wanaka
    May 5, 2017, Comments Off on Treble Cone Express Shuttle bus from Queenstown & Wanaka

    Hop on the bus Gus – the Treble Cone Express Shuttle Bus zaps you from Queenstown to TC in 90 minutes, with some great deals for bus & lift or […]

  • Jucy Snooze the perfect start to your NZ snow mission
    March 26, 2017, Comments Off on Jucy Snooze the perfect start to your NZ snow mission

    Everybody into snow trips on a budget should now about Jucy vans and vehicles already, they are the ideal option to ski/ride more and keep costs down in NZ and […]

  • Cardrona smashes skier day record by 30,000!
    October 10, 2016, Comments Off on Cardrona smashes skier day record by 30,000!

    Cardrona’s previous skier day record has been smashed by over 30,000 visits this year – a sign of growth in both the snow sports and local tourism industries. Investing in […]

  • Cardrona to add New Zealand’s best ski lift!
    August 11, 2016, Comments Off on Cardrona to add New Zealand’s best ski lift!

    The big news keeps coming out of Cardrona – an amazing new “chondola” combo 8 pax gondola/6 seat express chair to replace the main Macdougall’s quad express for next year. […]

  • Cardrona is New Zealand’s “Park Central”
    August 7, 2016, Comments Off on Cardrona is New Zealand’s “Park Central”

    Cardrona is New Zealand’s “Park Central” says our Freestyle Editor Nic Stevens. He knows, after training here most of the past couple of winters. The free ski world’s attention will […]