CHILL MOUNTAIN UPDATE

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What's happening around the Chill mountains?
Read on to find out!

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Welcome to the weekly Chill update on what is happening around the mountains on the Chill Pass.

Spring is well and truly here with settled weather and warm temperatures. There are plenty of events on so slip, slop, slap and make the most of it! Sadly we also have a few closing days coming up, read on for all the latest.

Click on the Mountains here or scroll down for the updates.

 

RAINBOW | HANMER SPRINGS | MT LYFORD | PORTERS | MT CHEESEMAN | BROKEN RIVER | CRAIGIEBURN VALLEY | TEMPLE BASIN | MT OLYMPUS | FOX PEAK | MT DOBSON | AWAKINO | TREBLE CONE

 


 

 

Rainbow

Rainbow have a couple more weeks of fun in the sun before their planned closing day of the 7th of October!

 


 

Mt Lyford

Lyford's last day will be this Sunday the 23rd of September so best get up there and make the most of the great spring skiing and riding!

 

 


 

Porters


Porters are celebrating their 50th Birthday this season. On Thursday (20 September) a day pass will be the original 1968 price: $1.50! They also have their usual fun spring events coming up: Oktoberfest on the 22nd of September and Retro Day on the 29th of September.

 


 

Cheeseman

That's a wrap for Cheeseman 2018.

 


 

Broken River

Broken River are putting on night skiing this Friday night! The weekend will be a beach party too so dress up in your snazziest beach gears.

 


 

Craigieburn Valley

Last call for a day of fun at Craigieburn! Thursday 20 September is closing day for CV.

 


 

Temple Basin

Temple Basin have their final party this weekend, Fire and Ice. Check out all the details here.

 Temple Basin Fire and Ice.

 


 

Mount Olympus

Mt Olympus are having a party on the 29th of September. We have to agree, they are the best ski area in Windwhistle!

 


 

Fox Peak

Fox Peak may have only been open for one weekend, but what a weekend! Stay tuned for further updates.

 


 

Mount Dobson

Wow, fantastic day at  Dobson on Tuesday! Their last day is Monday 24 September.

 


 

Awakino

It looks like Awakino may have wrapped up for the season. Get in touch with the club if you're thinking of heading down, check out the Facebook page here.

 


 

Treble Cone

Awesome to see Treble Cone get a good dump of snow for the last week of the season! Saturday is Family Closing Day, check out all the details here.

 


 

Check out the Chill Travel Pass and Chill Season Pass if you're keen to ski at some or all of these mountains this spring.

 

Heading backcountry? As always, be sure to visit the New Zealand Avalanche Advisory site for up to date information. avalanche.net.nz/

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About the Chill Mountains & Chill Pass:

Chill Full Season and Travel Passes offer great value skiing and riding in New Zealand's Southern Alps.

The Chill6 accesses the 6 Ski Areas in the Selwyn District; Porters, Cheeseman, Broken River, Craigieburn Valley*, Temple Basin and Mt Olympus.

The Chill12 accesses the six ski areas above plus Rainbow, Hanmer Springs, Mt Lyford, Fox Peak, Mt Dobson and Awakino.

The Chill Travel Pass accesses the 12 mountains on the Chill12 Pass as well as Treble Cone. Up to two days on the Chill Travel Pass can be used at Treble Cone and two days at Porters. The Chill Travel Student Pass cannot be used at Porters in the weekends.

Chill Season Passes can be upgraded to include two days at Treble Cone.

Please contact us for more info! email hq@chillout.co.nz or phone 03 365 6530.

*Access to Craigieburn Valley is limited to midweek only (Monday to Friday inclusive) on all 2018 Chill Passes.