Tekapo - New Zealand ski holidays
For New Zealand ski holidays in the South Island, try Tekapo. Stay in ski apartments in Tekapo, an ideal base for a few days to ski and board the surrounding Round Hill, Mount Dobson and Ohau Ski Areas. Also a great stop off point for the drive down to the Southern fields.
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ROUND HILL is perfect for families and learners with gentle wide slopes and stunning views of Mount Cook and Lake Tekapo. Located 3 hours drive from Christchurch and Queenstown, 1 hour from Fairlie and just 30 minutes from Tekapo Village.
Access is via a gentle 8 km road suitable for motor homes.
MOUNT DOBSON is an excellent ski area for families with the largest learner’s area in New Zealand, but also has great powder conditions for the advanced skier and snowboarder. Located 102 km from Twizel, the closest town is Fairle at 26km away.
Access is via a very easy unsealed road off the Christchurch/ Queenstown highway.
OHAU snow fields are 320 km south of Christchurch, a 3 hour 30 minute drive. The closest town is Twizel at 42 km away, a 30 minute drive. Catering for beginner through to advanced skier and snowboarder Ohau offers great high country snow and conditions.
Access is via a good unsealed 9.6 km road from the base.
Mantra Lake Tekapo Relax in and enjoy the beautiful mountainous surrounds after a day on the slopes. Or use as a stop over en route to the Southern fields of Queenstown and Wanaka.