Porters is the closest ski area to Christchurch and caters for all abilities of skier and snowboarder. Porters offers something different; our focus is on offering a quality experience for all, whether it's your first time on snow or you're a total expert. If you've never skied before, we have a designated area for you to learn and progress. If you're used to skiing and riding across all terrain, there is still plenty to explore!
Porters is only 89km from the Christchurch Airport; just over an hour in the car along the Great Alpine Highway.
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June - October