Big Al's Methven

Methven Tours


All roads to Methven lead to Big Al's Snow & Bike

Located in the heart of Methven Mt Hutt Village, Big Al's Methven - Snow & Bike is a premier specialty ski/snowboard rental, repair & retail store in the winter & bike rental, repair & retail store in the summer. In the winter, if you are after the best slopes and snow in the South Island of New Zealand, Mt Hutt and the surrounding ski fields are where it's at! Offering world class skiing experiences. We have worked hard for over 30 years to get to know our customers and deliver exceptional service.

At peak times, please do not forget to book your equipment online in advance. The 2019 season is already looking amazing, so get involved! We can't wait to see you.

Our ski hire has two ranges:
Our performance hire is ideal for beginning or progressing skiers.
Our premium skis are for intermediate to expert skiers who expect more performance from their skis. These skis require the skier to be skiing technically well on blue runs.
We carry a range of fat waisted skis for heli-skiing or off-piste Canterbury Club Field skiing too.

Only the best here with Burton and Salomon boards. Burton & Flow and bindings with a large selection of Burton and Salomon boots. For those boarders wanting a little more we have inline boards with top end bindings. See our premium rates.

Clothing & Accessories:
We hire our jackets, pants, gloves and goggles. Look good and keep warm this season.

Map & Directions

The Square, Mt Hutt Village, Methven 7330, 7730

Cancellation Policy

If a cancellation is made within 24 Hours of arrival day Loss of 100% of booking.

Bookit’s Amendments and Cancellations

Cancellation policies are specific to each supplier and are detailed on the payment confirmation page prior to final booking confirmation.

Bookit's non-refundable fee of NZD20.00 also applies to all cancellations regardless of the supplier’s cancellation policy.

Where you are entitled to a refund the refund will be made to the same credit card that you used to confirm the booking.

For amendments of bookings additional charges or a refund may apply depending on the nature of the booking amendment.

If you make a booking using a discount code you will not be able to use that discount code on any subsequent booking amendment. Amendments will be made using the normal price of the product being amended.