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Hints & Tips

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

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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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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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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
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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 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
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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
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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
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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
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Young Adventuress' Guide to Cardrona

We asked travel blogger, influencer and huge Cardrona fan, Young Adventuress, for her top tips for skiing, snowboarding and more at Cardrona. This is what she had to say!

Jun. 17, 2019 By Liz Carlson
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An Instructor's Top Tips: Getting Ready for Winter!

Cardrona ski instructor Russ Kauff has a few tips to get ready for the upcoming winter season, & make the most of it while you're here!

May. 24, 2019 By Russ Kauff
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Meet the Cardrona Bike School Instructors

Our Cardrona Bike School instructors are a motley crew with tips, skills & laughs to share - meet the team!

Jan. 29, 2019 By Jen Houltham