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Craigieburn Ski Resort Guide

Craigieburn, New Zealand

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers.
Highest Lift1,811m
Resort Height1,308m
 Nearest AirportsChristchurch and Hokitika
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The New Zealand ski resort of Craigieburn is at an altitude of 1,308m.


Craigieburn has direct access to 25 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.


Craigieburn offers good sking, particularly, for Expert skiers.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Craigieburn.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Craigieburn?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Craigieburn.

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Ski Area Stats

Craigieburn Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Craigieburn Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,811m
Lowest Piste1,308m
Resort Altitude (Craigieburn)1,308m
Max Vertical503m

Location and Map

Where is Craigieburn?

This ski resort is in Selwyn, Canterbury, New Zealand.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Craigieburn is Christchurch, 103 minutes drive away.

Hokitika airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 2,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Craigieburn open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.