Bill's Skiing pages
To the left is a photograph of
Mt. Ruapehu at the end of a
perfect days skiing.
27 August 2006
The righthand photograph is
Mt. Ruapehu on one of it's
worst days. The eruption
on 26 September 1995
This eruption was mostly ash, which caused havoc with the
airlines serving the Eastern side of the North Island.
Ash fallout spread as far East as Napier & Hastings
Bill. On first run of North Island Masters
race series 2001
at Whakapapa Ski field
Mt Ruapehu
This is a pic of the skifield taken
from the carpark at 7.30 on the
morning of
19 August 2006