Mt Hutt is Open
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Last Update: Friday 22 August, 16:25
Current Temperature
-5.5°
Road Status
Chains on 2WD
Upper Mtn Base 85cm
Lower Mtn Base 75cm
Last Snow Fall 2cm 21 Aug
Surface
Packed Powder

Mountain

The 2cm of dry, powder snow that fell out of the sky yesterday has been substantially boosted by overnight snowmaking on the lower mountain trails. Get up ahead of the weekend warriors and enjoy acres of world class grooming, glorious sunshine and no queuing at the lifts. If you venture off-trail, please be mindful of rock hazards lurking just below the surface of the snow. Please also note that snowmaking will continue throughout the day as conditions allow.

Weather

This morning we have crystal clear skies, light Southerly breezes in the base area and unlimited visibility. Forecast: A fine, sunny day with Southerlies easing. Feeling very cold today so please dress warmly.

Access Road

Chains need to be fitted to 2WD vehicles from Canterbury View to begin with today. Check signage as this could change as more grit is applied through the day. Expect reduced traction on a frozen, gritted road surface. Our chain hire and fitting service is operating - EFTPOS is accepted. You need to bring your own chains if you have low profile tyres. Please report any incidences of dangerous driving or excessive speed to our car parkers so we may follow up with the driver.

Don't Forget...

Fischer and Head are both up today demonstrating their latest ski technology - pop over to see them at Quad base and try out some of their gear. Corona Music Session will be at Mt Hutt this Saturday with New Zealand-based electronic duo Del Amor playing live on Hubers Hutt deck. With numerous rock hazards lurking just off the groomed trails, we strongly recommend the use of helmets at Mt Hutt and sell a great range in our retail shop located on the ground floor of our base lodge.

All Lifts

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Our intermediate/advanced lift. You need to be able to ski blue runs confidently before heading up on the Summit 6.

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Our beginner/intermediate lift. You need to be able to link turns and control your speed before heading up on the Quad.

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You need to be able to ski blue/black runs confidently before heading down to the Triple.

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Operating as required to shuttle guests to/from the lower car parks.

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Our covered conveyor lift for learners has something a little extra to offer this year to make it even more magical than ever before!

Terrain Parks & Pipe

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We need to quite a bit more snow before we can open this.

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This park extends down skiers right of Broadway and is open with four jump features and four easier box/pipe features.

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Recently rebuilt and more awesome than ever before. Please ski and ride to your ability level.

Restaurants

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Back by popular demand: Chips, Wedges, Hot Dogs, Pies, Pizza, Burgers and our oh, so tasty Mountain meals! The breakfast burrito is to die for - you'll be hooked after your first bite! Of course fresh sarnies, baguettes, salads and fruit are also available if your watching your cholesterol levels.

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Situated adjacent to the Sky High Cafe, serving great coffee and alcholic beverages. Free Wi-fi available courtesty of Telecom.

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Relax beside a roaring log fire and enjoy the delights of our delectible menu. Huber's is the home of great coffee, fine wines and awesome food. Free Wi-fi available courtesy of Telecom.

Services

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The Summit 6 will open at 8am on Saturday and Sunday mornings for First Tracks Pass holders - $20 to top up your mypass to enjoy the fresh cord before anyone else.

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Licensed creche facility open to children aged 3months to 5 years!

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New skis, new boards, new helmets, new performance gear, NEW!!! Don't bother hiring gear from anywhere else. It won't be as good.

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Best snow sports retail outlet this side of the alps. If you don't have it we've got it.

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Our qualified instructors can take your skills to the next level. No skills at all? No worries, we'll have you up and going in no time at all.

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