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Mount Lyford Ski Resort

Mount Lyford Resort Guide

Mount Lyford, New Zealand

Rated: 4/5 (from 1 ratings)

Mount Lyford Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift1,750m5,741ft
Resort Height1,280m4,199ft
 Nearest AirportsChristchurch and Woodbourne
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Mount Lyford at a glance

A commercial field since 1991. Excellent advanced level skiing and a rapid development in progress with new building tastefully designed in wood, including new log lodges. Daily shuttle busses run from Christchurch and Kaikoura.

 When will it snow in Mount Lyford?

The next notable snow forecast for Mount Lyford is 4cm1in, expected on 4 June.

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Mount Lyford Facts, Stats and Ratings

Mount Lyford Rated

Ratings for Mount Lyford
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Mount Lyford?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Mount Lyford
Highest Lift1,750m5,741ft
Resort Altitude (Mount Lyford)1,280m4,199ft
Lowest Piste1,249m4,098ft
Max Vertical501m1,644ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Mount Lyford Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Mount Lyford
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
3km2 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Mount Lyford Summary

The New Zealand Ski Resort of Mount Lyford has direct access to 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Mount Lyford is 3km2 miles long.

Skiing in Mount Lyford

Mount Lyford offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Mount Lyford

Boarder Cross Cup

When is Mount Lyford open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Mount Lyford.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Mount Lyford.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Mount Lyford are able to uplift 1,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Mount Lyford?

Mount Lyford is in Hurunui, Canterbury, New Zealand.

How can I get to Mount Lyford?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Mount Lyford are Christchurch and Woodbourne, all within three hours drive.

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