Porters Alpine Resort

Ski Porters, New Zealand


Ski & Snowboard New Zealand

Porters Alpine Resort

Porters Alpine Resort is the nearest ski area to Christchurch with slopes to cater from the absolute beginner to the advanced. There are plenty of mountain bike trails surrounding as well including a 2.3km purpose-built mountain bike flow trail and singletrack.


Address: Porters Ski Area Access Road, Castle Hill 7580

Distance: 1 hour from Christchurch Airport (89km)

Offers: Skiing, snowboarding

Facilities: Accommodation, restaurant & bar, mountain biking trails, shuttles, rental, lessons, service & repair

Terrain: All experience levels, ski learner slopes to mountain terrain for the experienced