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Student membership special

Craigieburn recognises that as a Student, you are stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to your favourite winter sport. You have the ability to schedule in (cough cough) midweek powder days, but the steep price of a season pass is alot lot to cough up. So we are offering club… Read more »

Field Update | 16th July

As you are probably well aware, we have had a great deal of snow in the last week. Much of this has fallen (and blown) onto the road, and the efforts in the last few days have been concentrated on getting access to the field open. Yesterday the focus was on the hill, and a… Read more »

Weekly Blog 12

On the field Your club captain missed last week’s blog but apparently awesome hot dog weekend with plenty of antics around the lodge and skiing off the roof! Still lots of snow up top this weekend with powder and wind blown powder, and a big dump forecast this week!   In Koroheke It was much quieter… Read more »

Weekly Blog 11 – Springtime

On the field Snow softening to spring conditions as we staged our own big mountain event down the chutes most of the weekend. Still good snow up top but the rain down below means take care below 2nd tow. Nymphs spotted in the waterfall late last week!!! HOT DOG day this coming weekend so practice… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »