snwoboarding Ohau with a view to Mt Cook
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August 23, 2018, Comments Off on Throwback Thursday at Ohau

Ohau Ski Field & Ohau Lodge are Kiwi classics – both the field and the lodge enjoy a spectacular wild setting only a short drive off the main route south […]

skier view top of Mt Hutt

Ski New Zealand cheap part 3 – Mt Hutt

August 6, 2018, Comments Off on Ski New Zealand cheap part 3 – Mt Hutt

Learning to ski teaches you much about life. First, when you fall over, pick yourself right back up. Second, the more fearful you are, the more you ne ...

Ohau car park

Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 2 – Ohau

August 4, 2018, Comments Off on Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 2 – Ohau

Snowaction’s Ski New Zealand on the cheap Jucy motorhome trip continues for Nic Lever as Day 4 dawns wet and miserable.. All I know is we are he ...

Ski New Zealand road to Ohau

Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 1 Cardrona

August 1, 2018, Comments Off on Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 1 Cardrona

If you want to ski New Zealand on the cheap then the classic campavan roadie is the best way to do it. Just make sure to choose travel partners you [& ...

  • Mt Olympus top hut at night
    Laps of the Gods at Mt Olympus
    July 22, 2018, Comments Off on Laps of the Gods at Mt Olympus

    Kiwi club fields don’t get more legendary than Mt Olympus. The local skiers are getting legendary too, like NZ’s latest Freeride World Tour sensation Craig Murray. Him and bro Charlie […]

  • Soho Basin behind Cardrona
    New Queenstown/Wanaka mega resort Cardrona plus Soho Basin
    July 12, 2018, Comments Off on New Queenstown/Wanaka mega resort Cardrona plus Soho Basin

    Wow things are looking up for Queenstown / Wanaka with a new partnership between Cardrona Alpine Resort and Queenstown businessman John Darby will lead to the development of New Zealand’s […]

  • Cardrona opens early
    Cardrona opens early this weekend!
    May 29, 2018, Comments Off on Cardrona opens early this weekend!

    Cardrona opens early this weekend after a series of snowfalls have left the South Island favourite with a 90cm base as of 28 May! Cardrona is opening for skiing and […]

  • Riding toward Mt Aspiring
    Ski assault on Mt Aspiring the ‘Matterhorn of the South’
    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, and an average […]

  • 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 alpine terrain to rival anywhere, so no […]