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Craigieburn Rates Among World’s Top 10 “Green Adventures”

Press Release: Christchurch and Canterbury Tourism Worldwide Honour Names Craigieburn Alongside Jamaica, Finland Among Favourite “Clean Breaks” Everyone who lives in the South Island knows it’s the best place in the world to unwind. But it’s always nice when the world takes notice. The UK’s TIMES ONLINE has listed Canterbury’s Craigieburn ski field among its… Read more »

Club Snow Safety Weekend

Title: Club Snow Safety Weekend Location: Craigieburn Cost: Ordinary members $50; Privilege members $30 Many of you wear an avalanche transceiver when you ski and ride in the valley but: Are you really confident that you can effectively search for a buried mate? Do you know the latest search techniques for single and multiple burials?… Read more »

Workparties 2009

There will be organised work parties on the following weekends: • 2nd – 3rd May • 16th – 17th May Same deal as usual: • 9am start in carpark • Please leave a message for Nick by the Wednesday before the weekend. Phone the field on (03) 318-8711 or email staff@craigieburn.co.nz Please Bring: • A… Read more »

Hamilton Avalanche 16/08/2008

Excessive snowfall on the days leading up to August 16th forced us to call in the helicopter to help with avi control work. The results were spectacular to say the least. Lodge guests were treated to a spectacle not often seen in this magnitude (from a safe disatance).

Club Snow Safety Weekend

July 5th-6th Meet 10am sharp in Koroheke Cost: $40 Privileged Members / $60 Ordinary Members Includes dinner, bed and breakfast. BYO lunches and snacks Please confirm your attendance by Weds 2nd July by emailing cvstaff@xtra.co.nz . Come meet the staff, learn how to use your avalanche transceiver plus other useful and life saving information, and… Read more »