Mt Hutt Ski Area - Courtesy of Alpine Sports Methven
Mt Hutt Ski Area - Voted New Zealand's best resort 2015 and 2016 , with its great snow and one of the longest seasons in the Southern Hemisphere, to heli-skiing or boarding the virgin snow of the back bowls of the Southern Alps.
Methven is the winter capital of Canterbury's Ski area, base yourself at Methven and you can access a number of ski areas in the Canterbury region all within relatively short scenic drives.
Everything you need is here - equipment hire, mountain transport, a wide range of accommodation and many off-mountain attractions.
So for family snow fun, cross country touring, off piste, park jumps or glacier heli-skiing, come stay and play in Methven, just one hour from Christchurch Airport.