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Hints & Tips

Check out all our top tips to make your time on the mountain go smooooth as...

Opinion

8 reasons to stop in Cardrona this summer

We put together some of our top tips for activities to do both on the mountain and down in the Cardrona Valley this summer... are your favourites on our list?

Dec. 10, 2019 By Jen Houltham
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Top 5 tips to get ready for bike season

Check out our top 5 tips for getting ready for the mountain biking season...

Nov. 22, 2018 By Jen Houltham
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Bike Park Gear List

Coming mountain biking at Cardrona this summer? Here’s everything you’re gonna need for a day out in the Bike Park!

Dec. 17, 2018 By Jen Houltham
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Cardrona's Best Freeride Spots

We asked NZ Freeride Team skier Manu Barnard for his favourite spots at Cardrona for big mountain riding – here's what he had to say!

Sep. 09, 2019 By Manu Barnard
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How to Hit Jumps on a Snowboard with Chris Corning

It's not every day you get tips from World Cup-winning snowboarders... here's Chris Corning, fresh off his Winter Games NZ victory in Big Air, to give you some pointers on hitting jumps!

Aug. 25, 2019 By Rory Edwards
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How to Capture Your Family Ski Holiday with GoPro

To help you preserve those precious memories of your Cardrona family ski holiday, we asked the team at GoPro for their tips on how to capture some sweet GoPro photos and videos for the family album!

Aug. 14, 2019 By GoPro
Opinion

Cardrona's Trail Progression

Want to know what Cardrona ski trails to head down to take your skiing or snowboarding to the next level? Instructor Russ Kauff has got the ultimate low-down on where to go and when!!

Aug. 08, 2019 By Russ Kauff
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How to Teach Your Mates to Ski or Snowboard

Teaching your mates to ski and snowboard? We've got 10 easy steps to help you out!

Jul. 15, 2019 By Jen Houltham
Opinion

How to Layer for the Mountain - Cardrona x icebreaker

Whatever the conditions, the longer you can stay warm and dry, the more fun you’ll have in winter’s playground. We asked the experts at icebreaker for their top tips on what layers to wear for all-day comfort.

Jul. 07, 2019 By icebreaker
Opinion

5 top tips for skiing on a budget

Check out our top 5 tips to fuel your ski or snowboard addiction... without breaking the bank!

Jun. 26, 2019 By Jen Houltham
Opinion

Kids’ Gear: The Essentials

It’s not easy knowing what gear to bring for your first family ski holiday. Here are our top tips for essentials that won’t break the bank!

Jun. 24, 2019 By Phil Waddell