Category: New Zealand Ski and Snowboard Tours

Early Season Adventure – Awakino, New Zealand

  Each year as we wait for the first winter snow to fall, all hopes are for an early storm to kick things off with a bang. As it happened, the 2016 New Zealand winter started with exactly that, blanketing much of the South Island in deep snow to low levels. An opportunity like this is always welcome and provided just the motivation needed to get out and explore some new terrain. With some local insight and a crew of keen Kiwi riders in tow, we departed Methven towards the club field of Awakino, roughly 3 hours away. Planning on an … Continue reading →

5 Ski Destinations in New Zealand You Shouldn’t Miss this 2016

Mt Cheeseman

You can’t go to New Zealand and not visit these wonderful ski snowboard, and hike destinations. From family oriented ski trips to advanced and competitive training, NZ’s commercial ski areas are known for their world class appeal infused with the extremely unique Kiwi experience. Frills or thrills, these are the ski resorts you shouldn’t miss. Here’s Whiteroom Tours’ very own pick of the  top 5 New Zealand ski holiday destinations. CRAIGIEBURN If you’re the adventurous type, a trip in Craigieburn is something you shouldn’t delay. Known for being one of NZ’s most challenging ski fields, Craigieburn ski terrain varies from … Continue reading →