Welcome to McEwings Ski & Snowboard Hire and Alpine Expeditions, your home for all winter and snow related rentals! We provide the best rental gear and mountain transport in Christchurch and the Canterbury region. We also have a great selection of retail product, and offer Ski and Snowboard tuning and repairs. Get in contact through email or calling us on +64 3 3428 528. We would love to hear from you!

School Trips

Are you kids going on a school ski trip but don’t have ski clothing to keep warm and dry? Don’t want
to buy it for just one day? Then hire it for the day from us!

We have an extensive range of warm, waterproof ski pants and ski jackets in a full range of kids’
sizes, plus goggles and helmets so you can hire clothing for the day of your children’s school trip.
We offer discounted rates for pre-organised school trips. Please contact us to discuss your plans.


Please bring children in for sizing and to their book gear ahead of the trip date. We will set their gear aside for pickup between 3-7pm on the day prior to the trip. Payment is made on collection of the gear.

Returning gear

We are open till 7pm every day for returns at the end of the day of the trip. Please return the gear at the end of the day or before 10am the following morning.


While we do not hire gloves, we carry a range of XTM gloves in kids’ sizes at very reasonable