Preseason Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 4pm


Gnomes Alpine Sports
26 South Terrace, Darfield
Canterbury, 7510
Tel: 03 318 8433


On route to all ski areas:  Our large and modern ski shop is on route to all Canterbury ski areas from Christchurch including: Mt Hutt, Porters, Mt Cheeseman, Broken River, Craigieburn, Mt Olympus and Temple Basin.  We offer a large range of ski equipment, clothing and accessories.

We are the largest ski & board rental centre in Canterbury and hire everything you need for your day on the snow whether you are a beginner or expert skier or snowboarder.



Directions: From Christchurch, follow Highway 73 heading west towards Arthurs Pass. Once in Darfield follow the main road (73) and we are on your right-hand-side, it takes 30 minutes from Christchurch to Darfield. There is plenty of parking directly outside the shop or in our car park found at the rear.