Southern Alps Ski Tour
Price and Information
Land Cost NZD$8,822.00; per person - including 2-days heliskiing.
(USD $5,032.00 - subject to exchange rate variations).
Scheduled Tour: 2016 Schedule and Dates to be updated in the New Year.
Tour commences on a Saturday and finish on a Friday.
Departure 4:30pm Queenstown / Queenstown Visitors Center. Located on the corner of Shotover and Camp Streets, Queenstown.
Internal travel within New Zealand to Queenstown can be arranged at additional cost.
This is a 7-day land trip as specified above.
Accommodation, tour guiding, lift passes, land transport, heliskiing
or snowboarding at Mount Cook and Queenstown (as specified), excluding
any additional runs. Breakfast and heliski lunches
International & domestic air travel is excluded; except for the specified Heliskiing at Mt Cook and Queenstown. All food (unless specified above) is excluded and can be brought in all locations. Also excluded are ski / snowboard hire and any additional heliboarding / heliskiing runs; etc
accommodation we use for the Southern Lakes Tour has been chosen
to provide the best posible service for the location.
The type of ski transport we use depends on the group size but for your comfort and safety the transport is normally a 4WD Ford Exployer 4.0 litre or a larger vehicle.
For any group bookings we can delete or add additional days to this trip.
Seasonal Variation: New Zealand Snow conditions vary from season to season. New Zealand Adventure Specialists Limited accepts no liability for the seasonal risks associated with you planning any ski tours. As a result of any seasonal snow variation we reserve the right to vary the trip in any form to provide you with what we consider is the best available skiing. Extra skiing can be provided at other outstanding ski fields in the South Island.
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What to Take
We allow space for 140 liters per person (one large pack or cargo bag plus one day pack plus ski and snowboards). You may be required to forward any excess luggage if you exceed this. Any day to day gear you do not need can be locked in our vehicle(s).
At most ski locations on the tour ski and snowboarding equipment and clothing is normally available for hire. Discuss your needs with our ski guide(s)
ITEMS OF EQUIPMENT WE SUPPLY
Our vehicles carry safety equipment. For Heliskiing Avalanche location
beacons are supplied.
Depending on the type of specialized tour our tour guides may supply you with topographical maps, survival kits, avalanche location beacons, mountain radios and other items, as they are deemed necessary.
DISCLOSURE OF RISK
Skiing or any adventure activity can involve certain hazards, including sudden weather changes and avalanches. All clients need to realize there is no absolute guarantee of safety. NZ Adventure Specialists Limited and its guides maintain the right not to run an activity(s) if the circumstances make the activity too dangerous (e.g. heavy rain). NZ Adventure Specialists & its guides will take all practical steps to minimize risk. However New Zealand Adventure Specialists Limited accepts no liability for death, injuries or illness incurred during the trip. Nor do we accept responsibility for any service provided by any other tourist operators.
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