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Craigieburn Valley Ski Area, Located in the heart of New Zealand's Southern Alps, where the ups are good; the downs are even better. Steep narrow chutes, wide open powder bowls, un-crowded runs or just a place to take it easy in the awesome vista of the Craigieburn Range. Craigieburn Valley has all this and more for intermediate to advanced off-piste enthusiasts.

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Snow Resort Stats



Elevation Top 1811m
Elevation Bottom 1308m
Vertical Drop 500m
Skiable Terrain 400ha
Longest Run
Beginner 0%%
Intermediate 55%%
Advanced 45%%
Total Number of Trails 25



Total 3
Highest Lifted Point 1811m
Gondolas & Trams N
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads N
Quad Chairs N
Triple Chairs N
Double Chairs N
Surface Lifts 3
Uphill Capacity Unknown

Snow Making

Snow Making 0
Total Number of Guns 0
Annual Average Snowfall unknown

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

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

Location & Travel Info
Country: New Zealand
Address: Craigeburn Valley Ski Area

Box 2152, Christchurch,

New Zealand
Phone: \+64 3 318 8711
Nearest Town: Springfield
Nearest Airport: Christchurch
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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
Last updated - 9 hours ago
Craigieburn On Twitter
  • craigieburn_nz: Bluebird skies and powder skiing, way better than working! 1 day ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Sky are clearing tomorrow and looking forward to some more of this! 2 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Black Diamond Safaris finding the goods at Craigieburn Valley, more snow on the way! 7 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Sometimes things happen beyond our control. We here at the world's best little club field would like to... 7 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Unfortunately we have to cancel the Beer tasting this Saturday (19th of August)! We will reschedule that one soon! :) 7 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Looks like snow this weekend! There's still space in the lodge Friday and Saturday Night. You can book on our... 8 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: BOOK IN NOW, its going to be a big one! 9 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Bring your snorkel if you are coming to cv 9 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: :) 11 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: This week has been awesome time of spring skiing, ☀ sun and happy people 😍 But we don't want spring yet, we want... 12 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Beer tasting by Lion Nathan at 19th of August in Craigieburn! Come and stay with us, we still have some rooms... 13 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: The club fields are coming together this Tuesday for the party of the winter! Everyone is invited to Cheeseman's... 14 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Snow is on its way! Saturday night and Sunday! 15 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Where are we? 19 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: #Repost @snowculturetours (@get_repost) ・・・ Smooth surfaces today @craigieburnvalley . Well, the top half at... 19 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: We just got some unexpected snow in yesterday, so the hill has been reset and ready for skiing. It's a bluebird... 20 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Some good feelings from last weekend :) by Robin Jodon. Thank you! 22 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Do you want to work in unique mountain environment, part of an amazing team and with the best possible guests... 23 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: An opportunity has arisen for a volunteer field staff person. This is a great opportunity to gain a lot of... 24 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: The hill is open and we're making some great turns. We have a live band playing tomorrow night The Mountainators.... 26 days ago