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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 Aspiring64 cm
Mount Cook30 cm
Tukino13 cm
Turoa13 cm
Whakapapa13 cm
Ben Lomond6 cm
Charlotte Pass6 cm
Mount Mawson6 cm
Thredbo6 cm
Alpure Peaks5 cm
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  • craigieburn_nz: SNOW!!!! Fingers crossed it keeps coming, view from kea ridge looking over the daylodge. 1 day ago
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  • craigieburn_nz: Snowing on the hills 19 days ago
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  • craigieburn_nz: The epic 'Kea Ridge' with Access chutes showing front-side - Aerial Photo taken circa 1959 29 days ago