*Chill Travel Passes are not on sale yet and will be for sale from autumn 2023.
Chill Travel Passes are a fantastic option if you want to have a taste of the Chill experience before committing to a full season pass or are traveling in the South Island. We also have some great non-ski day offers for you to enjoy (see below). You can use your Travel Pass anytime during the 2023 winter season. Chill Travel Passes give you access to 12 ski areas in the the Southern Alps (and North Island- Tukino) with the flexibility to travel the South Island and ski or stay in the mountains with various offerings tailored to your needs.
Where and how can I use the Travel Pass?
Ski Area Lift Access at Mt Lyford, Hanmer Springs, Porters**, Cheeseman, Mt Olympus, Craigieburn***, Broken River, Temple Basin, Fox Peak, Mt Dobson, Awakino, & Tukino.
*Rainbow is not on the Chill Travel Pass in 2022.
**Porters access is limited to a number of days depending on the Travel Pass you purchase, please see details below.
5 Day Travel Pass - 2 days
7 Day Travel Pass - 3 days
***Craigieburn - the passholder must stay at their lodge on Friday night to access the lifts on Saturday or Saturday night to access the lifts on Saturday and Sunday.
There are no buddy days on the 5 or 7 Day Travel Pass.
Non-Ski Day Offers
Non-Ski Day Offers are included on the 5 or 7 Day Travel Pass.
You can use the clips on your Travel Pass towards other options at select ski areas. This is based on the value of the clips for the passholder listed below with the difference paid by the Travel Passholder.
Adult - $75 per clip for non-ski day
Student - $50 per clip
Youth $40 per clip
Child $35 per clip
You can use a clip on your Travel Pass to go towards the cost of accommodation at the following ski areas. Bookings are required, please book directly with the ski area.
- Mt Olympus, Craigieburn, Broken River, Porters
- Combo Rate - Ski & stay - Fox Peak, Awakino, & Hanmer Springs Ski Area
You can use a clip on your Travel Pass to go towards the cost of a ski lesson at the following ski areas. Bookings are required, please book directly with the ski area.
- Mt Lyford
- Private lesson at Dobson (Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday only)
- Private lesson at Porters