Ski New Zealand

Mount Olympus Ski Resort Guide

Ski New Zealand

Mount Olympus Ski Resort Guide

Mount Olympus Ski Resort Guide

Calm before the 'storm', Mount Olympus photo

Mount Olympus

Photo credit: Snow Forecast Admin

Popular place., Mount Olympus photo

Mount Olympus

Photo credit: Snow Forecast Admin

Slope Stats

  • 2096m

  • 450m

  • 1646m

  • Acres of ski:150
  • Pistes:-
  • Snowmaking:-
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:1
  • X-Country:-
  • beginner10%
  • intermediate55%
  • advanced35%

Mount Olympus is a 128km drive from Christchurch, via Windwhistle. Mount Olympus is a Club run field in the Craigieburn range set in a wide south facing basin offering a variety of runs on uncrowded slopes. The southerly aspect of Mount Olympus means that it tends to trap more light powder than other nearby fields. Mt Olympus has 60 skiable hectares with varied terrain offering challenges for skiers of all abilities.

Travel

  • Nearest Airport:Christchurch
  • Nearest Train Station:-
  • Tourist Office Phone:+64 3 3838888
  • Tourist Office Website:www.mtolympus.co.nz
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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Lifts

  • Season opens:
  • Season closes:
  • Lifts:4 surface lifts
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Announcements & News from the Mount Olympus ski resort manager

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Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:24 Sep
  • Last Snowfall:17 September 2018
  • Snow Depth (upper):
    200
    cm
  • Snow Depth (lower):
    20
    cm
  • Piste:Excellent
  • Off-piste:Best up high

Today’s Weather (1871 m)view full snow forecast

PM
light snow
10 SW10
-3 °CF-Level
1450m
night
snow showers
5 SSW5
-4 °CF-Level
1100m
AM
light snow
5 SSE5
-4 °CF-Level
1050m

Resorts close to Mount Olympus include:

Mount Olympus Location Maps

Mount Olympus Location Map

Visitor Reviews of Mount Olympus

Julia from Australia writes:

Awesome staff, food and accommodation but the skiing, hiking and touring is the best.

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