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Skiing at Wānaka

Skiing at Wānaka

A skier descends the Treble Cone commercial field near Lake Wānaka, Otago. Unlike skifields in Europe and North America, those in New Zealand are above the treeline. Some, like this one, have a backdrop of great beauty.

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Treble Cone
Photograph by Mark Watson

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Andrew Troup, 'Skiing - Skiing in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2024)

Story by Andrew Troup, published 24 Sep 2007