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Closest to Smylies at 25 min by car into the carpark ,great family field to advanced level  new for 2015  chairlift to service the main slope , expanded beginners area to make skiing even more easier to learn ,great back country at this stage in Crystal Valley 

Mt Cheeseman

Nice family field will be even greater once Tarn Basin opens in 2015 ,make sure you have chains or use our transfer service to get there

Broken River

hold snow for a long time ,loyal following from those in the know ,Smylies run 4wd up there for those who are doing skiweeks up there


steep terrain , rope tows ,if you want international braggin rights you need to have skied here


Mt Olympus

even more loyal following as you will need it to get there,but well worth it ,one of my favorites .

 Temple Basin

one of the older ones in the region,rope tow and a warm up walk in .doable from us for the early risers otherwise stay up on the mountain or with our partners in the Mountain House at Arthurs Pass.

Mt Hutt

Chairlifts and big facilities ,for the ones who need the creature conforts after T bars, good alternative to the clubfields but with the crowds

freestyle skier

Smylies Accomodation

5653 West Coast Road, Springfield
Canterbury 7681 New Zealand

GPS    43°201'17" S , 171°55'49" E


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