The perfect outdoor playground in summer and winter. Methven and
Mt Hutt offers a range of outdoor activities set against a
picturesque mountain backdrop.
Mt Hutt Ski Fields are an Amazing Space
The perfect outdoor playground in summer and winter.
Methven and Mt Hutt offers a range of outdoor activities set
against a picturesque mountain backdrop.
Things to Do and See
Mt Hutt and Porters are two popular ski fields, Mt Hutt ski
field for its world-class facilities and Porters ski field for its
exciting terrain. Join a helicopter sightseeing tour and take
in the spectacular scenery in the summer, and in the winter join a
heliskiing expedition. Other adrenalin adventures include
skydiving and jet boating.
For a more romantic and serene experience take a champagne hot
air balloon ride. Or enjoy some time at the world-class
Terrace Downs Resort for a round of golf.
Methven offers a superb selection of restaurants, cafes and bars
that belies its small size on the map. As the hub of the
Canterbury apres ski scene, in winter Methven really buzzes.
Getting To & Around Mt Hutt & Methven
Christchurch International Airport is the nearest airport
offering regular scheduled flights, although helicopter transport
is available locally.
Methven Mt Hutt village is a 90-minute drive from Christchurch
along the Inland Scenic Route 72. If hiring a car in winter
remember to pre-book as this is a popular option. There are
also daily bus services to the region from Christchurch city and