Broken River

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Description
Broken River is administered by the Broken River Ski Club. It offers an alternative to skiers and snowboarders who are looking to experience back to basics fun in the snow. Everyone is welcome at Broken River, although some previous experience in the snow is an advantage. Membership has its advantages too, including lower lift rates for skiing/snowboarding as well as the fun and friendship being a part of the ski club brings

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Snow Resort Stats

Mountain

Mountain

Elevation Top 1815m
Elevation Bottom 1313m
Vertical Drop 420m
Skiable Terrain 150ha
Longest Run
Beginner 20%%
Intermediate 50%%
Advanced 30%%
Total Number of Trails

Lifts

Lifts

Total 5
Highest Lifted Point 1815m
Gondolas & Trams 0
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 0
Quad Chairs 0
Triple Chairs 0
Double Chairs 0
Surface Lifts 5
Uphill Capacity 1200 people/hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 0
Total Number of Guns 0
Annual Average Snowfall 1m

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 0
Name
Half Pipes 0
Half Pipe Size
Total Terrain Park Area Size

Location & Travel Info
Country: New Zealand
Region: Canterbury
Address: Broken River Ski Field

PO BOX 2718 Christchurch
Website: http://www.brokenriver.co.nz
Email: ski@brokenriver.co.nz
Phone: 64 3 3187270
Nearest Town: Springfield
Nearest Airport: Christchurch
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Next Snow
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(7 Day Forecast)
Mount Aspiring102 cm
Mount Cook69 cm
Treble Cone21 cm
Ben Lomond12 cm
Mount Mawson12 cm
Mount Cheeseman11 cm
Mount Hutt11 cm
Cardrona10 cm
Mount Baw Baw8 cm
Snow Farm7 cm
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  • brokenriver: Night skiing tonight! Tows open from 7pm. Tram hrs 5.45-7.30pm & 9.15-10pm Stay tonight: email bookings@brokenriver.co.nz, phone 03 318 7270 782 days ago
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  • brokenriver: Clear blue skies with light winds - a perfect day. 4 cm fresh snow from Sat will soften to produce some classic soft spring conditions. 1059 days ago
  • brokenriver: Another 5 cm of FRESH SNOW last night! Yesterdays 18cm of fresh powder stayed light & dry all day. We're in for more powder skiing today. 1067 days ago