5 Reasons New Zealand Winter Isn’t All About Skiing
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With names of ski fields like The Remarkables, you can see why the South Island of New Zealand is renowned for its winter activities. And don’t get us wrong, cutting through fresh powder as the sun rises behind the Southern Alps is an experience well worth ticking off.
However, we’re here to let you in on a little secret. Just below the snowline, on a beautiful winter’s day, you can see New Zealand in its most magnificent form – with its winter coat on. Mild temperatures, peaceful landscapes and quiet backcountry trails provide the perfect opportunity to see highlights without the crowds and in a way very few visitors will ever experience.