Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing is a great sport for all ages. It’s a fantastic way to experience the stunning New Zealand alpine environment as you climb, descend and traverse the gentle rolling hills and peaceful valleys of the Pisa Range.

Whether you want an easy stroll through the stunning mountain scenery or one of the best workouts around, cross-country skiing has something to offer you. From beginners to seasoned cross-country racers, we have trails for everyone.

Ski Experience Packages

If you are new to the sport, our experience package is the way to go as it includes full ski hire, your day trail pass and an introductory lesson with one of our lovely instructors.

*Half day packages are only available after 12:30pm

Full-Day (10:30 am or 12:00 pm lesson)$90.00$75.00$45.00
Half-Day* (1:30 lesson)$80.00$70.00$40.00


Our combo trail pass and rentals give you access to our 55 kilometres of expertly groomed trails with rentals.  

*Half day passes are only available to be purchased after 12:30 pm

Full Day$80.00$70.00$45.00
Half Day*$70.00$60.00$35.00

Trail Passes

Our trail passes give you access to our 55 kilometres of expertly groomed trails.  This option suits those with their own gear.

*Half-day passes are only available after 12:30p

Day Pass$45.00$40.00$25.00
Additional Days$40.00$35.00$20.00
Half-day Pass*$40.00$35.00$20.00
Additional Days*$35.00$30.00$18.00

Ski Rental

We rent equipment for newcomers through to experienced skiers, with skis for both classic and skating techniques.

*Half-day passes are only available after 12:30 pm

Full Day Rental$35.00$30.00$20.00
Additional Days$30.00$25.00$15.00
Half Day Rental*$30.00$25.00$15.00
Additional Days*$25.00$20.00$15.00

Lessons – Group or Private

The best way to learn or improve your cross country skiing is to take a personalised lesson with one of our passionate instructors . You will leave the lesson with a smile on your face and lots of new skills.

 One Hour - GroupOne Hour - PrivateAdditional Person - Private


Get your 2021 Snow Farm seasons pass here! This gives you access to Snow Farm’s extensive alpine playground all season long. With cross-country skiing and snowshoeing options, there is something for everyone at the Snow Farm.

 Season PassSeason Pass with Rentals
Children (6-17)$99$199
Family (2 adults, 1 children)$499$999
Family (2 adults, 2 children)$529$1099
Family (2 adults, 3 children)$579$1179

Children = 6-17 years old, or full-time at high school.

Adult = 18 years old and older.

Student = Full-time student at a recognised New Zealand or Australian Tertiary Institute.

Five and under – no charge for ski gear or trail pass.