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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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  • craigieburn_nz: SNOW!!!! New top tow looks ready to spin and the guts are starting to fill. First real dump of the season.......Moโ€ฆ 2 days ago
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  • craigieburn_nz: RIP Warren Miller, Legend. 119 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Voting is now open for this year's Forest & Bird #BirdOfTheYear campaign! The competition has been going since... 221 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Buttery and creamy today. Expecting the same into the weekend. 239 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: We have a tow line and great cover from the middle tow up. The next three days are looking the best for spring... 240 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: The field has great top to bottom cover so come on up this weekend and enjoy the corn skiing. Party this Saturday... 245 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Its nuking (snowing) out there right now. Enjoy this little video that our Japanese guests made from there stay... 250 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Dear Members and potential members. What a great season we are having! The committee has decided that we want... 255 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Sadly the our noble NZB beer guy has come down with an ailment and cannot make the beer tasting tomorrow. Oh well... 259 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: September is off to a big start, its been puking fresh snow! 261 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Powder weekend, WOOO!!!!!! Also on this weekend is Saturday Beer Tasting hosted by Scott from Lion. Then party... 261 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: This Year Heroes and Villains came together on Club Champs of Craigieburn!๐Ÿ˜ˆ๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ˜‰ What a night! More on this weekend... 262 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: September is almost here but winter is not over! Saturday 9th we gonna have Beer Tasting by Lion Nathan and... 268 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: <3 268 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Special Club Champs Offer! The first 5 people to email their name, and phone number to can... 273 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Bluebird skies and powder skiing, way better than working! 276 days ago
  • craigieburn_nz: Sky are clearing tomorrow and looking forward to some more of this! 277 days ago