Ski Area Status Closed Weather Snowing, with 50-100m visibility. Road Closed Temperature -1° Full Mountain Report
SKI, RIDE, PLAY!
Mt Dobson Ski Area is open for winter 2017. We welcome skiers, riders, sledders and sightseers. To keep up to date with the latest news and offers, sign up for our newsletter here. You can also follow us on Facebook.
MOUNTAIN TRANSPORT: The Mt Dobson shuttle departs from the BP petrol station in Fairlie at 9am and the base of the mountain road at 9.15am. Phone or txt our awesome Canadian mountain driver Colin Wales the day/evening before on +64 27 502 0250 if you need transport. Bookings are essential as space is limited. $20 return trip.
The 15km drive to the carpark road begins right off State Highway 8, the Christchurch-Queenstown route, making Mt Dobson easily accessible. The road is suitable for big camper vans, small cars, buses etc. We are also en route Mt Hutt to Coronet Peak, Queenstown and Wanaka.
AWESOME SKIING AND BOARDING!
A great balance of groomed trails and off piste for the more adventurous. There is a large area of developed trails and miles of fresh untracked snow.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED!
On the mountain there is a full range of facilities. With a cafe, equipment and clothing rental and a Snow School with a team of international instructors who are passionate about skiing and boarding, you have everything you need on the mountain. Check out Lake Tekapo to soak up the local culture, try the restaurants and find a place to stay.