Activities

Christchurch to Mt Hutt Ski Bus (Winter Service)

Christchurch to Mt Hutt Ski area return ski bus. When booking, only one child aged 10 years and under is allowed free per full paying passenger. Please be at your designated pick up point 10 minutes prior to departure.

Restrictions

For every one paying guest, you get one child 10yrs or under.

Season

Mt Hutt Ski Season

Mt Hutt Ski Bus - Methven to Mt Hutt (Winter Service)

The Ski Bus is the official supplier of Mt Hutt Ski Area

$20 per person, return - Kids4Free (children aged 10 years and under, travelling with a paying adult, travel free)

Methven Travel works closely with Mt Hutt to provide a seamless transport service to Mt Hutt for skiers and snowboarders.

The Ski Buses pick up around town before departing Methven and also drops off at your accommodation on your return to Methven.

We are also able to provide ski bus transport for large groups. Please contact us for more information.

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

SNOWFUN Experience - Day tour from Christchurch

A non-skiing, snow experience for those wanting to see and touch some snow! From Christchurch, our bus will transport you to Mt Hutt ski area, via the very scenic Rakaia River Gorge for photos. Once you arrive at Mt Hutt ski area, you can enjoy and have some fun in the snow, Travel to the top of the mountain on the Chair-lift, experience how a ski area operates, and enjoy your lunch at the mountains Hubers cafe.

Depart Mt Hutt for the township of Methven where you can explore this ski and farming town with its shops, cafes, and Agricultural & Alpine encounter which is included in the price.

Day trip Details:

Christchurch Central Hotel Pick-Ups prior to 8.30am
Rakaia Gorge Scenic Stop for Photos
Chairlift Ride to the Top of Mt Hutt Ski Area
Lunch Supplied - Hubbers Hut Cafe - Mt Hutt
Methven Township visit
Entry to the NZ Alpine & Agricultural Centre
Transport


Costs:
$179 per Adult
$99 per child/youth (1-17 years)

*Tour operation in part or in whole is subject to weather conditions and factors outside of our control. Warm clothing is available for hire once at Mt Hutt Ski Area

Sturdy footwear required - snowboots and 'shoe chains' are available for hire on the day.

We Provide

Transport from Christchurch Central
Scenic Stop at Rakaia Gorge
Bus driver to assist you at Mt Hutt Ski Area
Non-skier lift ticket single return ride at Mt Hutt - subject to conditions
Lunch from the menu at Hubers Cafe Mt Hutt - your driver will assist you
Entry to the NZ Alpine & Agriculture Encounter in Methven
Return Transport to Christchurch Central

Please Bring

Sturdy Footwear & plenty of warm clothes

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

full day tour

Season

Winter

Christchurch & Airport to Methven Shuttle (Winter Service)

Methven Travel provides regular transport services from Christchurch Airport and surrounding hotels and motels to Methven and return. We don't charge for ski and board bags! During the winter months while Mt Hutt Ski Area is open we operate up to three scheduled services per day.

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

Travel time approx 1hr 15mins.

Other Information

We also operate a service to Christchurch Airport to meet flights at which don't match with our scheduled services - please contact us for more information.

Methven to Christchurch & Airport Shuttle (Winter Service)

Methven Travel provides regular transport services from Christchurch Airport and surrounding hotels and motels to Methven and return. We don't charge for ski and board bags! During the winter months while Mt Hutt Ski Area is open we operate up to three scheduled services per day.

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

Travel time approx 1hr 15mins.

Other Information

We also operate a service to Christchurch Airport to meet flights at which don't match with our scheduled services - please contact us for more information.

Christchurch & Airport to Methven Shuttle (Summer Service) MONDAY & WEDNESDAY

Methven Travel provides regular transport services from Christchurch Airport and surrounding hotels and motels to Methven and return. We don't charge for ski and board bags! During the winter months while Mt Hutt Ski Area is open we operate up to three scheduled services per day.

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

Travel time approx 1hr 15mins.

Other Information

We also operate a service to Christchurch Airport to meet flights at which don't match with our scheduled services - please contact us for more information.

Christchurch & Airport to Methven Shuttle (Summer Service) FRIDAYS ONLY

Methven Travel provides regular transport services from Christchurch Airport and surrounding hotels and motels to Methven and return. We don't charge for ski and board bags! During the winter months while Mt Hutt Ski Area is open we operate up to three scheduled services per day.

Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

Travel time approx 1hr 15mins.

Other Information

We also operate a service to Christchurch Airport to meet flights at which don't match with our scheduled services - please contact us for more information.

Methven to Christchurch & Airport Shuttle (Summer Service)

Methven Travel provides regular transport services from Christchurch Airport and surrounding hotels and motels to Methven and return. We don't charge for ski and board bags! During the winter months while Mt Hutt Ski Area is open we operate up to three scheduled services per day.



Restrictions

For safety reasons, articles such as the following must not be carried in your luggage:
- Loaded firearms.
- Corrosive materials (such as alkalis, acids, wet cell batteries, mercury).
- Explosives (Fireworks and articles that are easily ignited).
- Flammable liquids and solids Poisonous, toxic, infectious substances.
- Radioactive materials.
- Compressed Gases (Deeply Refrigerated, Flammable, Non-flammable and Poisonous).
- Other dangerous goods (such as offensive or noxious materials).

Duration

Travel time approx 1hr 15mins.

Other Information

We also operate a service to Christchurch Airport to meet flights at which don't match with our scheduled services - please contact us for more information.