Ski Mount Hutt

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Mount Hutt

Quick Facts

  • Ski season: June - October
  • Terrain Grades: 25% Beg. 50% Int. 25% Adv.
  • Verticle Drop: 683m
  • Total skiable area: 365 hectares
  • Shuttles: Yes
  • Equipment Hire: Yes
  • Snowsport School: Yes
  • Creche: Yes
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Close to Christchurch city and with more than 365 skiable hectares, Mt Hutt offers plenty of variety and every facility for snow sports enthusiasts. A big mountain with great terrain, Mt Hutt is an awesome winter experience for all levels of skiers and boarders.

Village Overview

All types of accommodation from 5-star resorts, backpacker lodges and self contained apartmetns. Methven is 25km from Mt Hutt.

Snow Options

Skiing; boarding; heli skiing.

Eating out

Sky High Cafe + Hubers Hutt on the montain - The Hutt Base Cafe at base.

Night life

Great night life options for such a small town. The centre is the most ideal home of the "Blue Pub and Brown Pub".


There is limited retail on the mountain and in Methven. Querky cafes and ski shops make up the bulk of retail.

Getting there

Fly to Christchurch - coach or car to Methven.

New developments in 2008

Six seater summit chair lift.

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