Sunday the 24th of Septmeber

The Oktoberfest will be on Sunday the 24th of September 2017.

We will have a live band playing music, German meals, pretzels and of course Stoke Beer.
So, come up to Porters to enjoy a day on the mountain, great food and music.

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Sunday 8th October 2017

With all the snow that we have at Porters this year we are going to stay open until the 8th of October 2017.


Family Time at Porters

Spend an enjoyable day, holiday or season at Porters with your family - we want your time at Porters to be a memorable time for your family so we have family tailored season passes and discounts for families.

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Midweek At Porters

Come to Porters Midweek to enjoy uncrowded slopes, no lift lines and great prices on lift tickets.

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Ski, ride, eat and drink all on the one pass

The Porters Plus packages are the ultimate way to enjoy Porters. We offer a wide selection of packages that can take care of all your needs. All packages include a Lunch, all day complimentary barista drinks and snacks. 

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New Park And Features For 2017

The Porters Mountain Park has a great array of jumps and jibs for all levels, all accessible from the Easy Rider chair lift.

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Spring Special.

2 for the price of one on accommodation (Backpackers excluded). Come stay at the Porters Alpine lodge this Spring and only pay the price of one person on accommodation packages. Contact the staff at the Alpine for bookings and details.


The Porters Alpine Lodge is the closest place to stay when visiting Porters Ski Area. Located just 5 minutes from the lifts and offering an assortment of room options. For bookings to stay at the Lodge call Jeanette on (03)3184011 or email lodge@skiporters.co.nz


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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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