Welcome to Alpine Works

Alpine Works

Is based in the Wakatipu Basin surrounded by mountains and lakes.  There are dramatic seasonal changes which personify the area and the activities.  

The winter snow clad ski slopes give way to long summer days and enjoying the many local rocky peaks.  From valley floor to mountain summit there are activities and experiences to suit all alpine enthusiasts.  

Enquire with Alpine works with your aspirations – from novice to experienced.


Chris carries his camera on every journey and has a passion to record the moments in time that can live forever.

Alpine works specialises in photographs in an Alpine environment. Activities and scenery in all weathers and at all altitudes.

If you are keen to advance your photographic skills or purchase any images on the site or request your own – contact Alpine works with your request.


Alpine Cliff Rescue

Chris Prudden is a mountaineering enthusiast, professional Guide and instructor and Alpine Cliff Rescue leader. Read More

Ski Touring

Carving endless turns through perfect powder – that’s what we envisage and desire on everyday outing. Read More


The exciting anticipation of spending a day on a mountainside and climbing to the summit of a peak is the image that has been well portrayed all around the world in modern times. Read More