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Coronet Peak South Island NZ - Opens Sat 8 June !

Posted by Heidi on 7 June 2013

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Release from Nzski 7 June 2013

Coronet Peak Ski Area Manager Ross Copland said there was a “huge” sense of excitement and anticipation in the air, as staff and crew at the ski area worked furiously to get everything ready for Saturday 8 June 2013 !

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Mt Hutt Skifield opens 27 June 2011

Posted by Heidi on 27 June 2011

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Hi all
Good news !
NZSki has announced that Mt Hutt Ski Area is the first to open for Winter 2011 in New Zealand - today 27 June 2011 !
It will be a partial opening for Mt Hutt with just the MAGIC CARPET and the QUAD CHAIR operating, accessing half of the main Broadway trail !
The other trails do not yet have sufficient snow coverage to open, but snowmaking will be continuing to try and open more of the area as soon as possible !

Coronet Peak and The REmarkables Skifields at Queenstown still on hold !!
Will keep you updated

PS
We can't wait to get underway with winter and welcome all visitors and locals to the slopes !

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Snow conditions Mt Hutt

Posted by Heidi on 24 July 2010

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LATEST SNOW CONDITION - MT HUTT !

Mt Hutt ROAD IS OPEN! 40cm of new snow and it is still snowing! Light and dry on the upper mountain, heavier on the lower half of the mountain. Should be great skiing on main groomed trails. Has the potential to be good skiing and riding off trail especially on upper mountain. Please respect all closures. If you break a closure or ski under a rope line you may lose your pass. All lifts subject to weather conditions. Currently cloudy and lightly snowing Wind:Light to moderate winds in the base and about the tops. Temperature:Base area 0 degC, Summit -4.2 degC Visibility: 200m decreasing further up the mountain. Today's Forecast: Moderate winds in the base stronger about the tops with snow forecast during the morning and winds and snow easing during the day. Cold temps so please dress warmly. The forecast is for periods of low visibility throughout the day. If it clears up then very good!

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SKI4FREE with a JUCY car hire

Posted by Heidi on 6 July 2010

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SKI4FREE !

Exclusive to JUCY Rentals. You receive 1 FREE adult all day lift pass for the Treble Cone Wanaka Ski field for each day a vehicle is hired from JUCY Rentals between 1st July and 30 September 2010. You can book the car hire with click-nz from any Jucy rental location in New Zealand eg Auckland, Christchurch or Queenstown !
Go to our Jucy Rental Vehicles pages - chose your preferred vehicle and make the booking with us
Tell us at time of booking that you wish to include this SKI4FREE offer and the deal is done !

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POWDER ALERT !

Posted by Heidi on 2 July 2010

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Hey Everyone!
Here is today's powder alert and weather forecast for this weekend for the Queenstown Skifields (Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, MtHutt) and also for Cardrona Wanaka

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