Skiing in Avoriaz

We’d deliberately selected a high European resort for our weeks skiing as we were aware that a lot of recent European winters have been fairly late starting, and we were so glad we did.  Avoriaz is at an altitude of approx 1800m, and when we arrived there was little snow…

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Hanmer Rafting

Our friends the McLarins are part-owners of a white-water raft, and organised a great weekend in Hanmer for 3-4 families to take the kids down the Waiau Gorge.  We managed 3 runs during the day, with plenty of water and no raft spillages.  Also did a bit of biking in…

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Spring skiing

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Had a great weekend at Castle Hill introducing some of the Bairds to the joys of skiing, even if it was still a little sparse.  Cheesie’s always a great spot in the sun.  After thinking we weren’t even going to get half of our Chill 10 Day passes used this…

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