Mount Dobson Ski Area, Fairlie

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#2 of 12 in Winter Sports in Canterbury Region
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  • Mt Dobson is one of the most enjoyable skifields I have visited in NZ. The runs are lovely and wide, there are no queues, and it's not crowded at all. Unlike the big commercial skifields, there isn't ...  more »
  • Mid week and Bluebird day so just perfect with no queues. We decided to go to Mt Dobson as they had a Ladies Half Price day so great value. Chairlift and T-bar lifts with 24cm new snow so couldn't ask...  more »
  • Best day skiing in New Zealand. Absolute bluebird of a day, snow was dry powdery goodness. Natural half-pipe under the chair is great. To give an idea how uncrowded this place is. We parked in the "se...  more »

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