Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ - Tourism Guide & Community Information

Welcome to Methven Mt Hutt. This comprehensive online guide provides information for residents and visitors to the amazing space of Methven Mt Hutt, located within Mid Canterbury in the South Island of New Zealand.

We have the fastest rate of population growth of any town in Mid Canterbury, with people attracted by the lifestyle, schools, welcoming community, and the proximity to the picturesque foothills and high country.

A lot of people visit Methven to explore our amazing back yard which provides an exciting array of summer and winter outdoor activities including skiing, mountain biking & cycling, walking & hiking, fishing, jet boating, clay bird shooting, hot air ballooning, horse riding, hunting, golf, 4WD high country adventures, and helicopter scenic flights.

A wide variety Methven Mt Hutt events are held throughout the year – ski area events, sporting events (including MTB, cycling, running & walking events), live music & gigs, markets, community festivals, weddings, and conferences.

Traditionally a sheep and grain growing area, irrigation has changed the way we use our land. Dairy farming and specialised crops are now also an important part of our agricultural industry.

Live Methven Weather Cam

Note: The above image is updated every 10 minutes from Methven’s webcam. If you click on the image you can view a full screen time lapse of Methven’s weather. Note: Mt Hutt is in the centre background.

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3 days ago

Methven Mt Hutt NZ

Mt Hutt released a video today re activity happening up at Mt Hutt over summer. Increased snowmaking capacity will allow the triple to open at the start of season, base lodge building work includes new food service areas and a rebuild of the deck, and they are preparing for the return of foot traffic/sightseers to the summit six!

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With winter just around the corner we wanted to show you what we've been up to. J mac takes us through summer developments for the up coming 2018 winter. Remember season pass sale ends April 5th click the link for details
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4 days ago

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Great entry Methven Primary School. Fingers crossed for you!The Fonterra Milk for Schools programme has been helping kiwi kids grow strong for 5 years!

To mark the big occasion, Richie McCaw is helping Fonterra and its farmers make a special milk delivery to four lucky schools, by helicopter!

If you haven't already, head to (before 11:59pm Monday 19 March) to nominate Methven Primary School. You will need to enter your contact details and write why you think Richie should land at our school (in 150 words or less) - you can even load a photo or video if you want.

Here's the video we submitted with our entry - what do you think???

#Fonterra #RichiesMilkRun #MilkForSchools #DairyForLife #RichieMcCaw #MethvenPrimarySchool #FonterraFarmersLiveHere
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Fantastic! Makes me proud to live in Methven


Great work !

7 days ago

Methven Mt Hutt NZ

Methven A & P Show Day this Saturday 17th March.

In celebration Mobil RuralCo Card holders receive a whopping 25c off per litre of fuel!!

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