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Fox Peak Ski Resort Guide

  • Weather Forecast for Fox Peak at  m altitude issued: 6 pm28 Nov 2015 (local time)  
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Fox Peak Ski Resort Guide

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Fox Peak Ski Resort Guide

Splitboarding at Fox Peak photo

Fox Peak

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Fox Peak back country photo

Fox Peak

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Long climb, Fox Peak photo

Fox Peak

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Slope Stats

  • 1851m

  • 680m

  • 1171m

  • Acres of ski:500 ha
  • Pistes:17
  • Snowmaking:-
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:-
  • X-Country:-
  • beginner20%
  • intermediate55%
  • advanced25%

Fox Peak is located in the Two Thumbs range near Fairlie and is 195 km from Christchurch. There are wonderful views of the coast and mountains from the hill and wide open, uncrowded, faces to enjoy. Plus, there is the opportunity for wonderful trecking. The slopes at Fox Peak appeal to all levels especially the cruising intermediates. The North and South basins provide more adventure. The lifts are rope tows. Chains may be required on the access road. The Fox Peak season runs from late June to September. One lodge accommodates 40 and there is a canteen. Ski instruction is available at Fox Peak but ski hire is in Fairlie.


  • Nearest Airport:Christchurch
  • Nearest Train Station:-
  • Tourist Office Phone:+ 64 3 685 8539
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Season opens:4 Jul 2015
  • Season closes:18 Sep 2015
  • Lifts:4 surface rope tows
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  • Issued:28 Nov
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Today’s Weather (1510 m)view full snow forecast

rain showers
35 WNW35
4 °CF-Level
snow showers
5 WNW5
2 °CF-Level
rain showers
5 NNE5
3 °CF-Level

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