• 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 […]

  • TC, New Zealand’s Top Dog
    April 29, 2015, Comments Off on TC, New Zealand’s Top Dog

    They used to promote Treble Cone as Top Cat, lifting the ‘TC’ link from the popular 60’s kid’s TV cartoon character, complete with furry ski mascot skiing with the kids […]

  • Cardrona, NZ’s “Park Central”
    April 28, 2015, Comments Off on Cardrona, NZ’s “Park Central”

    Over the past 20 years Cardrona has carved out a unique niche as THE #1 place for park & pipe downunder, where you can mix it with the best in […]

  • What’s new at Treble Cone for 2015?
    February 1, 2015, Comments Off on What’s new at Treble Cone for 2015?

    They already got the first little dump of the season in January, & work continues on some excellent improvements to many people’s favourite Kiwi resort, Treble Cone here’s a preview – […]

  • Big Day Out in NZ – Southern Lakes Heliskiing
    September 24, 2014, Comments Off on Big Day Out in NZ – Southern Lakes Heliskiing

    As we helicoptered straight towards a knife edge ridge high in New Zealand’s southern alps for our first run of the day my thoughts turned to what my friends would […]