July 19th: Opening Day**
**This may be earlier or later pending snowfall. Keep updated on the website and by following us on Facebook
July 20th: The Eastern – Live at Temple Basin’s Ferrier Lodge
Our favourite Lyttelton based string band, this will mark the band’s 3rd consecutive visit to Temple Basin and is always a great evening!
July 27th: Lawrence Arabia – Live at Temple Basin’s Ferrier Lodge
Don’t miss this live act as he performs for the first time at Temple Basin!
August 17th: Wine Tasting
August 31st: Temple Basin SPLITN2 ENDURO
Get your legs trained for this one. Now a classic at Temple Basin, this event consists of riding the tows, hiking, and skiing. Points are awarded for each lap skied at our Downhill tow, but the biggest points are awarded for a full lap completed to col-to-nowhere… That’s 2 lifts and 2 separate hikes, plus a long ski descent. There will be spot prizes and a grand prize for the winner.
September 6 – 8th: SplitFest at Temple Basin
Come up and hang out with like-minded backcountry enthusiasts. Whether you’re a skier or a rider, there will be demos, courses and tips, great riding (we always get hit this time of year!), like minded people and lots of new friends! Check out the SplitFest website for more info
September 14th: Whisky Tasting presented by Whisky Galore
We’re just as excited about this one as you are, with New Zealand’s finest whisky connoisseurs coming up the mountain with a few special bottles to try. There is a $30 surcharge for this event to cover the costs, this will include 6 drams and associated tasting notes. Guaranteed to learn something new about the fine world of single malt whisky.
September 21st: Fire & Ice
Our last, and most infamous event of the season and potentially closing weekend, don’t miss this one…