Mt Cheeseman – a day at a New Zealand Club Field
Taking the time to get off the beaten track and explore New Zealand’s ski club fields will definitely be rewarding. In this blog we talk about visiting Mt Cheeseman on the South Island to understand the differences skiing and snowboarding at non-commercial ski fields.
Coronet Peak & The Remarkables: $35m Development Plans
New Advanced Terrain & Lift to be Installed at Cardrona for Winter 2019
Summer 2019 is set to be another busy one of developments up at Cardrona Alpine Resort, with today’s announcement of a new lift, accessing advanced terrain, to be installed in the “Pringles” area of the resort.
Snowboarding and Skiing at Treble Cone, Wanaka, New Zealand
We recently visited Treble Cone Ski Area for the first time in about 4 years. Biased towards the more experienced rider, the steep and challenging terrain made for an awesome day out on the snow. If you want a "bit more", Treble Cone needs to be on your list for any New Zealand snow holiday!
Coronet Peak Opening This Saturday For A Taster
Coronet Peak is opening two weeks earlier, offering loyal customers and local Queenstowners, who see the Peak every day, a one-day taster ahead of the season.
The ski field, which is 20 minutes from downtown Queenstown, will be open on Saturday June 2nd on Queen’s birthday weekend. Its official opening day is Saturday June 16th.
Getting To The Clay Cliffs In Omarama - A Geological Wonder
The Clay Cliffs are a couple of hours drive from Queenstown and well worth the visit. The landscape is dramatically different from the rest of the area and the formations are a geological wonder. Here's everything you need to know about the Clay Cliffs in Omarama and how to get there.
A 2017 Guide To All South Island New Zealand Ski Resorts
If you haven't already planned your winter getaway and are thinking of skiing or snowboarding in New Zealand's south island, here's a great infographic which gives a snapshot of all of the ski resorts in the south island including lift pass prices and the number of lifts.
Canyoning In Queenstown: An Action Packed Day Of Adventure
Imagine an adrenaline filled outdoor adventure where it’s about the journey just as much as the destination. Canyoning is a way of exploring canyons from top to bottom using a variety of techniques which may include hiking, scrambling, climbing, abseiling, jumping and swimming.
Escape Quest - An Indoor Queenstown Attraction
We did our first indoor adventure activity the other day at Escape Quest Queenstown and came away wanting more.
Over $15m in Developments for Winter 2017 at Cardrona
Developments for the 2017 winter season at Cardrona have totalled over $15million, with continued investment in the resort’s facilities and infrastructure. The investment includes a new high speed cabin lift, Base facility development, and improvements in terrain, car parking and snowmaking.