• Mt Cheeseman – First Class Club Class in New Zealand
    April 18, 2014, Comments Off on Mt Cheeseman – First Class Club Class in New Zealand

    We told you about the delights of the club fields last issue, once you mastered the nutcracker rope tows. But what if you could get the benefits – great value, […]

  • Nutcracker Sweet: riding NZ’s iconic Club Fields
    February 18, 2014, Comments Off on Nutcracker Sweet: riding NZ’s iconic Club Fields

    Get the hang of the notorious lift system and southern skiing doesn’t get much better than the kiwi clubbies, like mighty Mt Olympus, shown here, or Broken River. Dave Windsor […]

  • Remarkables new 6 pac lift on the way
    November 14, 2013, Comments Off on Remarkables new 6 pac lift on the way

    Anyone who has skied The Remarkables beyond cruiser level knows the place has some great terrain but mostly the original lifts didn’t access too much of it – but finally […]

  • Happy Birthday Mt Hutt
    August 10, 2013, Comments Off on Happy Birthday Mt Hutt

    New Zealand’s iconic Mt Hutt ski area is celebrating 40 seasons this year – growing quickly from the original naysayers who said the road couldn’t be built to access it […]

  • Keeping it Real – Methven Mt Hutt
    August 10, 2013, Comments Off on Keeping it Real – Methven Mt Hutt

    Methven, just over an hour from Christchurch Airport, is a quaint country town with access to an abundance of choices, both on and off the mountains. Unlike it’s boisterous southern […]

  • Mt Hutt off to amazing start
    June 25, 2013, Comments Off on Mt Hutt off to amazing start

    Check this graph of the past 20 seasons at Mt Hutt – they are already ahead after one mega storm! Shame the avalanche it triggered has put the triple chair […]

  • Coronet (& NZ generally) gets dumped on
    May 28, 2013, Comments Off on Coronet (& NZ generally) gets dumped on

    There was snow down to sea level at Dunedin, providing some funny traffic footage for the news – it’s got some seriously steep streets and with 10cm snow, caos rules […]

  • Ski Methven Mt Hutt for less
    April 28, 2013, Comments Off on Ski Methven Mt Hutt for less

    With a decent dump of snow already it’s looking good for Methven Mt Hutt and the surrounding areas – as our 16 page special in the 2013 Buyer’s bible reports, […]

  • Wanaka deluxe special
    April 12, 2013, Comments Off on Wanaka deluxe special

    Get into the Kiwis’ mightiest resort terrain at Treble Cone – check out the amazing shots from  Dan the Man Power of it in the new issue out April 26 […]

  • Treble Cone’s ‘Ultimate Ski Day’
    March 14, 2013, Comments Off on Treble Cone’s ‘Ultimate Ski Day’

    Looking for a big day out from Wanaka/Queenstown? The Ultimate Ski Day is being offered by Treble Cone, the South Island’s largest ski area and the closest ski area to […]