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Bluebird opening at The Remarkables

Bluebird opening at The Remarkables

Mon 29 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Blue skies, a new base building, perfect snow and the best opening conditions seen for over six years, made for an incredible first day at The Remarkables ski area today (Saturday June 27).

Coronet Peak night skiing returns with a bang

Coronet Peak night skiing returns with a bang

Thu 25 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Night skiing returns to Queenstown tomorrow (Friday June 26), as Coronet Peak lights up for late night fun in the snow.

The Remarkables ski area to open on Saturday!

The Remarkables ski area to open on Saturday!

Wed 24 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown will open for the season on Saturday (June 27) and unveil its brand new base building for the first time.

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Fri 19 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Snow dump delivers epic powder day at Coronet Peak

Blizzard blankets Coronet Peak

Blizzard blankets Coronet Peak

Thu 18 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Early season snow has come to the party as fresh flakes fall over Queenstown, setting up skiers and snowboarders at Coronet Peak for a few days of “epic” powder.

The Remarkables ski area delays scheduled opening

The Remarkables ski area delays scheduled opening

Thu 18 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables has reluctantly delayed its ski area opening scheduled for Saturday (June 20) while it carries out final preparations to its new base building.

Crystal Ski Holidays Family Guide to the Mountain!

Crystal Ski Holidays Family Guide to the Mountain!

Tue 16 June 15

All you need to know to take on the mountain together!

New Transport Option in The Remarkables

New Transport Option in The Remarkables

Tue 16 June 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

A new ‘dropzone’ designed to get skiers and snowboarders onto the snow quicker and easier than ever before is an integral part of an improved transport system at The Remarkables ski area, Queenstown.

Miles of smiles at Mt Hutt

Miles of smiles at Mt Hutt

Mon 15 June 15, Mt Hutt, New Zealand

There were ‘miles of smiles’ at Canterbury’s Mt Hutt ski area today as it opened for the start of the 2015 ski season.

Coronet Peak kicks off 2015 ski season in style

Coronet Peak kicks off 2015 ski season in style

Mon 15 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area opened in style this morning as guests queued through the night to bag coveted ‘first on the chair’ status.

Mt Hutt all systems go for opening day

Mt Hutt all systems go for opening day

Fri 12 June 15, Mt Hutt, New Zealand

Mt Hutt ski area’s delighted to be opening for the 2015 season tomorrow (Saturday June 13).

Mt Hutt ski area reschedules opening to Saturday

Mt Hutt ski area reschedules opening to Saturday

Thu 11 June 15, Mt Hutt, New Zealand

Canterbury’s Mt Hutt ski area has announced it will delay its opening, scheduled for tomorrow (Friday June 12), due to strong winds predicted in the weather forecast. The ski area is now scheduled to open on Saturday (June 13).

Coronet Peak confirms Saturday opening

Coronet Peak confirms Saturday opening

Thu 11 June 15, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Snow, snow and more snow – Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area has confirmed its “good to go” for opening for the 2015 season on Saturday June 13.

Thredbo Gears Up For Opening - 5th June

Thredbo Gears Up For Opening - 5th June

Thu 04 June 15, Thredbo Alpine Village, Australia

Thredbo is famous for its season opening party and this year is set to light up the skies and rock the village in true alpine style with a massive list of long weekend events, parties and celebrations.

Perisher Opens Early with 11 Lifts This Weekend

Perisher Opens Early with 11 Lifts This Weekend

Thu 04 June 15, Perisher, Australia

After 30cm of fresh snow and perfect snowmaking conditions this week, we are opening our 2015 snow season early, on Friday 5 June.

Fresh snow at Mt Hutt for the start of the season

Fresh snow at Mt Hutt for the start of the season

Thu 04 June 15, Mt Hutt, New Zealand

Twenty to 30cm of new snow has blanketed Mt Hutt over the past 24 hours – with good drifts of up to a metre in places.

Chill Factore Searches For Winter Olympic Stars!

Chill Factore Searches For Winter Olympic Stars!

Wed 03 June 15, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

This Sunday, 7 June, sees Snowsport England search for the next Winter Olympic ski and snowboarding star in a Park & Pipe Talent ID day at Chill Factore.

Chill Factore to host Snowboard Cross Championship

Chill Factore to host Snowboard Cross Championship

Thu 28 May 15, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

Following the 2015 English Indoor Slopestyle Championships at the start of June, Chill Factore will play host to the next major English freestyle ski event at the end of the month, the English Indoor Ski Cross and Snowboard Cross Championships.

Snowmaking starts early at The Remarkables

Snowmaking starts early at The Remarkables

Thu 28 May 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Snowmaking at The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown has started ahead of schedule as the country gears up for what’s set to be a great start to winter, with The Remarkables on target to open on June 20.

Winter arrives with a bang at Queenstown ski area

Winter arrives with a bang at Queenstown ski area

Tue 26 May 15, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The latest southerly storm has given Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables the best possible start to winter with up to half a metre of snow blanketing both ski areas.