MOUNT HUTT SKI RESORT (South Island)

Canterbury’s Mt Hutt Ski Area is a vast mountain with diverse terrain and a high country pioneering character.

A six seater chairlift, a dedicated quad chair, a triple chair and a beginners’ surface conveyor lift deliver all levels and styles of skiers and riders to fantastic groomed runs, off-piste and parks.

Scheduled to open on June 15, Mt Hutt will again become a national and international destination for many of the world’s best ski racers who rate the mountain as the best Southern Hemisphere training ground.

Mt Hutt is family and beginner friendly with a great Snowsports School and a licensed Skiwiland Early Learning Centre. Children six and under get a free day pass.

Elevation:

2086 metres

Vertical:

683 metres

Skiable Area:

365 hectares (excludes Rakaia Saddle Chutes of 107 hectares)

Lifts:

1 six seater chair, 1 quad chair, 1 triple chair, 1 enclosed Magic Carpet

Terrain:

Beginner 25%, Intermediate 50%, Advanced 25% (excludes Rakaia Saddle Chutes)

Season:

12 June to 14 October 2015

Facilities:

Sky High cafe; Rental - ski, boots and poles, snowboard and boots and clothing; Ski and snowboard repair; Ski storage; Retail outlet - ski accessories and clothing; First aid and emergency services; Licensed crèche and dedicated children's centre; 1 FIS specification Halfpipe and 10,000 square metre terrain park.

Snowmaking:

Yes - 42 hectares

Drive from town:

35 minutes from Methven or 70 minutes from Christchurch.

Ski Shuttles:

Daily shuttles are available from Methven and Chirstchurch.

Operating Hours:

9:00am - 4:00pm daily

Longest Run:

International - 2km

Website: www.nzski.com

  BEGINNER INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED
TERRAIN 25% 50% 25%

  ADULT STUDENT YOUTH
AFTERNOON PASS $69 N/A $39
DAY LIFT PASS $98 $74 $56
MULTI DAY PASS Click here for prices
Children aged 6 years and under receive FREE day lift passes.

Mt Hutt Ski Resort is in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand, close to Christchurch.



 

 
     

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