Full Moon Fondue – Wednesday 17th July & Friday 16th August
Wanaka Held under the full moon, book in here to join us under the stars for a cross-country ski, hosted by our staff, followed by delicious Fondue dinner and dessert in the Snow Farm Lodge.
Trails re-open at 5:30 pm, rentals can be picked up from 4:30 pm. Dinner is ay 7:30 pm
Events Calender 2019
|Bob Lee and Meadow Huts Open for the Winter||22nd June, Friday|
|Snow Farm Instructor Training||25th & 26th June, Monday & Tuesday||CANSI Level 1 equivalent training course. Examination dates to be set in September|
|Opening Day||28th June, Thursday|
|Snow Farm Instructor Training||30th June & 1st July, Saturday & Sunday||CANSI Level 1 equivalent training course. Examination dates to be set in September|
|Youth Program Open Day||7th July, Saturday||From 10:00am your kids can try the Snow Farms Development programs for one morning.|
|Cobweb 1, 5 & 10km Classic||8th July, Sunday||Blow out the cobwebs from the summer with this fun interval start classic race.|
|Snow Farm Rogaine||21st July, Saturday||In association with Highland Events we will be hosting a 3 and 6 hour Rogaine. Snow Shoe, Back country ski, X-C Ski around the Pisa to locate all the checkpoints.|
|Wanaka Ski Club Championships||22nd July, Sunday|
|Full Moon Fondue||28th July, Saturday||Ski under moonlight and finish with a delicious fondue dinner upstairs in the Snow Farm Lodge|
|Wanaka Biathlon Championships||29th July, Sunday|
|Under Dog NZ Sled Dog Marathon||5th August, Sunday||Meet the dogs and their mushers from 2:30pm to 3:15pm. Race from 4:30pm until midnight. This is a brand new dog sled event that takes place on the Snow Farm trails.|
|Sled Dog festival||9th, 10th and 11th of August|
|21KM Club Classic||12th August, Sunday|
|Kirtle Burner||25th August, Saturday||Celebrate the limited opening of the Kirsty Burn and Top beat Trails with this fun challenge!|
|Full Moon Fondue||26th of August, Sunday||Ski under moonlight and finish with a delicious fondue dinner upstairs in the Snow Farm Lodge|
|Merino Muster||1st of September||New Zealand's Worldloppet Race with 1km, 7km, 21km and 42km freestyle divisions.|
|Winter Games||5th, 6th and 7th of September|
|NZ Secondary Schools Championships||15th September, Saturday|
|Closing Day||23rd of September, Sunday|
|Huts and Trails close for the season||8th of October, Sunday||You are welcome to enjoy the spring skiing on the Pisa. We wont be open but you can come up and ski on the trails and stay in the huts.|
Saturday, August 31st, 2019
New Zealand’s event on the WorldLoppet x-country ski race tour. Experience one of the Southern Hemisphere’s top XC ski events with 42km, 21km, and 7km distances. 2019 see us celebrating our 25th Merino Muster at the Snow Farm. Enter online
Cobweb 5km Classic – TBA
Join us to blow out the cobwebs and get back into action on the snow. Registration at the Snow Farm ticket counter from 1:00 pm and the event starts at 2:30 pm.
Wanaka Ski Club Championships – TBA
Wanaka Ski Club Championships. Event entries and club memberships took on the day. The first event will be a 5km Classic ski at 9:30am, followed by a 5km Skate ski race at 11:30am. Prize giving and Ski Club AGM at 1pm.
Secondary School Championships – 15th of September
This event is open to any students from Year 1 to 13 who are enrolled in a New Zealand school. There are 3 races on the same day; a 3km individual classic, a 1km individual freestyle (skating) and a 3km team relay. From each race, you collect points that go towards individual and school awards.A competitive team must have 3 students from the same school to be eligible for awards. Non-competitive mixed school, school staff and parent teams are most welcome.