Season Passes

Season Passes on Sale Now


Whether you prefer the perks of an all-inclusive Premium Pass, or the savings of our Classic Pass at Early Bird prices, we have a range of season passes made to suit you, your family, your lifestyle and your budget. We want to make it easy for you to get the most out of your mountain experience. 

Don't miss out; Early Bird pass prices are limited! 


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Porters Lodge

Open All Year, 7 Days a Week


The Porters Lodge is open all year with an All Day Menu, a fully licensed bar, sun deck and accommodation for everyone to enjoy after a day in the mountains. 

We're nestled at the base of Porters in the Craigieburn range, so perfectly located whether you're here for the biking, hiking, the stunning views or simply passing by. Drop in and say hello!

Our bar and bistro is open 10am - 8pm all year round.

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Work at Porters

Applications for the 2019 winter season are now open


We offer a fun and enjoyable team atmosphere at Porters, and strive to achieve the highest levels of service for our customers. If you enjoy mixing challenging and fulfilling work with the appropriate balance of play-time (skiing and boarding) then Porters could be for you.


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Porters Flow Trail

Missing the snow...?


The Porters Lodge is open for summer with 2.3km worth of purpose-built mountain bike flow trails. With a vertical climb of 120 meters, the mountain bike trails are wide and smooth, full of berms, rolls, pops and hips. 

So swing by and check it out, and enjoy a cold beer in the sun to soak up the views! 

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Training Programmes

Get the most out of winter with our intensive Training Programmes


Our multi-day training programmes are designed to help young skiers develop their skills and take their skiing to the next level. 

Register online via our online store. Places on these programmes fill fast and numbers are limited, so get in quick! 



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Out for Summer, Back in June!

Get More Mountain

Porters is the closest ski area to Christchurch, with a short access road, fantastic learner slopes and a mountain of terrain for experts.

Whether you've never skied before or you return to Porters year-after-year, we look forward to sharing our mountain with you.

We will reopen in June 2019. 

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Trails & lifts

Porters has gentle runs and easy lifts for beginners and kids, long cruising runs for intermediates, and super challenging terrain for advanced skiers and riders.

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The closest ski area to Christchurch

Getting here is easy. We’re only 90km away. Head west on Highway 73 from Christchurch and you’ll be here in around an hour. It’s that simple. 

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Snow School

The Porters Snow School offers expert and friendly ski and snowboard instruction from our international team of highly qualified instructors. Book a lesson today to take your skiing or riding to the next level. 

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