Remote yet only 50 minutes from Christchurch Airport.
30 minutes and you are snow skiing Mt Hutt.
10 minutes from Methven.
Open to Public
Mount Hutt snow season from June to October. Enjoy.
Methven Summer School - 2nd week of January.
November through to April - RAKAIA RIVER SALMON SEASON.
Trout fishing the year round.
Surfspot wifi internet access.
If you intend to ski New Zealand we are perfectly positioned for you. Whether it be a skiing holiday at Mount Hutt, fly fishing with our local guide or just plain vacation, contact us. Located on Inland Scenic Route 72.
Noted international award winning chef Ernest Stern and wife Jo present the freshest in local produce and hospitality in their bar and restaurant.
OPEN FOR LUNCH & DINNER. Check the menu.
Directions to Mt Hutt lodge from CHCH Airport
Less than 1 hour away
Turn right at second roundabout (first on airport property)
Drive 4 kms to West Coast H'way
TURN RIGHT - H'way 73 (Caltex on left; you turn right)
Drive to DARFIELD to SCENIC 72
TURN LEFT DRIVE 56 KMS TO THE RAKAIA GORGE
DO NOT CROSS THE RIVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TURN RIGHT AT THE BRIDGES 500 meters up the hill is us.
If using GPS punch in Zig Zag Road, Windwhistle, Selwyn - sealed roads only.
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