• 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 […]

  • Heliski Heroes – face planters of the world unite!
    July 13, 2016, Comments Off on Heliski Heroes – face planters of the world unite!

    Heliski Heroes usually means the pros. Flying free and getting sponsored to showcase their talents busting big moves in wild locations is nice work if you can get it! But […]

  • Mt Hutt all systems snow for opening day
    June 1, 2016, Comments Off on Mt Hutt all systems snow for opening day

    Mt Hutt are expecting to open all lifts on opening day (Friday June 10) for the first time this century after two snowstorms in the past four days have delivered […]

  • Remarkables gets 70cm first winter storm hits Queenstown
    May 23, 2016, Comments Off on Remarkables gets 70cm first winter storm hits Queenstown

    The Remarkables is looking way whiter, blanketed with snow in the first major snowfall for 2016. Up up to a metre of snow has fallen near the summit in the […]

  • Mt Hutt fires up the guns too
    May 17, 2016, Comments Off on Mt Hutt fires up the guns too

    Mt Hutt has joined the Snow Gun Shooter’s Party too, with a 3cm dusting overnight and super low temperatures down to minus 8 degrees allowing the gunners to get to […]

  • Coronet Peak gets all snow guns blazing!
    May 17, 2016, Comments Off on Coronet Peak gets all snow guns blazing!

    Coronet Peak has New Zealand’s largest snowmaking system, and they have officially fired it up, heralding the start of winter for the country’s most popular winter holiday destination. Overnight temperatures […]

  • Remarkables update, Queenstown ski improvements
    May 9, 2016, Comments Off on Remarkables update, Queenstown ski improvements

    The Remarkables is one of those Kiwi ski fields where the access road has long been gnarlier then most of the in-bounds skiing. Good skiers/riders can go scare themselves in […]

  • Check out the Kiwi Club Ski Fields
    May 3, 2016, Comments Off on Check out the Kiwi Club Ski Fields

    The Kiwi Club Ski Fields are legendary for their terrain, value, and “nutcracker” rope tows. We check out the best for terrain, Craigieburn and Temple Basin, and the best for […]

  • Session this: Heli days from $NZD 385!
    June 3, 2015, Comments Off on Session this: Heli days from $NZD 385!

    Since whenever you learnt to ski or board the urge to get a day’s heli somewhere is a natural progression. Equipment has made it so much easier now that for […]