- NZ Winter
Winter Courses and Guiding
Alpine Guides winter mountaineering season in New Zealand's Southern Alps runs approximately July to mid-October. Our winter guiding trips include ski touring, ski mountaineering, avalanche courses, and technical alpine ice climbing.
Winter Season: July to mid-October
Winter Conditions | Specialised Alpine Trips
With increased avalanche hazard and deep snow, winter is a time for specialists.
Summer is the best time to learn basic or technical mountain climbing skills, and climb NZ's highest peaks.