NZ Ski Mt Hutt

Skiing & Snowboarding

Experience the best in New Zealand

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.

Mt Hutt Ski Area

Voted NZ's Best Ski Resort three years running at the World Ski Awards - Thats 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Alpine Sports Methven Mt Hutt

In the alpine chalet on the main street of Methven you will find Alpine Sports. Combining experience with passion, the ...


Big Al's Snow Sport

After twenty five years in Methven and counting, we like to think we know a bit about skis and outdoor ...

Methven Heliski

Heliskiing - New Zealand's Southern Alps


Methven Travel

A relaxing holiday begins onboard our shuttles & tours.

Running airport & ski shuttles to Methven & Mt Hutt, like clockwork ...

Methven i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

We provide a comprehensive, impartial information and booking service for the Mid Canterbury region and New Zealand for accommodation, activities, ...