Snow School

Not quite ready to conquer Big Mama? No worries!

At Porters we want everyone to get the most out of their time with us, no matter their skiing ability. 

Our internationally qualified snowboard and ski instructors are friendly and fun, and they not only know how to get beginners moving with ease, but how to refine the techniques of the more advanced, whether it's skiing, snowboarding or telemarking.

Group Lessons

At Porters, we offer lessons to absolute beginners every day, so if you're up for a new challenge, you can be sure to come away with the skills needed to take up our favourite winter sport. 

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Private Lessons

If you're looking for one-on-one tuition, an insiders guide to the mountain, or to hone in our certain skills for you and your friends, you can book a private lesson with one of our highly qualified guides. 

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Skills Clinics

If you're looking to take your skiing or riding to the next level or develop the techniques and confidence to discover new terrain, Porters runs regular Skills Clinics perfect for you. By participating in clinics throughout the winter season, you will notice real progress in your technique and confidence on the snow. 

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Training Programmes

Porters Snow School offers a number of multi-day skills improvement programmes, from freeriding to racing and everything in between.


Instructor Internship

Do you want to spend a season learning the skills to become a ski instructor, on some amazing New Zealand terrain? You can become qualified and continue the season in paid employment at Porters, giving you the qualifications and experience to continue your instructor career anywhere in the world. 

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Race Lanes & Coaching

Porters offers superb conditions for local and international race teams looking for a pristine training environment. Get in touch to find out how we can accommodate you or your team. 

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