Snow in May does not stay, so old timer skiers in Wanaka say

Chain fitting in the Cardrona Valley today, for going over the Crown Range Road to Queenstown

A selection of photos of the early season snow around Wanaka- most of them are in the Cardrona Valley. Click on any image to begin a manual slide show… [AdSense-A]

Snow Farm NZ ~ photo gallery 1

The Snow Farm is a ski area near Wanaka, New Zealand, dedicated to cross-country and nordic skiing [including biathlon, snow-shoeing and tobogganing] And host to: The Merino Muster Worldloppet Race The Snow Farm, Cardrona, Wanaka, New Zealand 22nd Edition Early September each year 42 / 21 / 7Km Cross Country Ski Race Experience one of… Continue reading Snow Farm NZ ~ photo gallery 1

This first good snowfall for the winter

A typical NZ scene – happy sheep that have just been fed and they’re quite oblivious in their thick wool coats to the heavy snowfalls on the mountains.