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Craigieburn

Craigieburn Ski Resort Guide

Craigieburn, New Zealand

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers.
Highest Lift5,942ft
Resort Height4,291ft
 Nearest AirportsChristchurch and Hokitika
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Craigieburn

The New Zealand ski resort of Craigieburn is at an altitude of 4,291ft.

Summary

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

Skiing

Craigieburn offers good sking, particularly, for Expert skiers.

Snowboarding

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
20
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
3

Altitudes

Craigieburn Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift5,942ft
Lowest Trail4,291ft
Resort Altitude (Craigieburn)4,291ft
Max Vertical1,650ft

Location and Map

Where is Craigieburn?

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

Map

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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.

Infrastructure

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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Craigieburn, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Craigieburn Tourist Office for the latest.

Craigieburn