Your journey to New Zealand is not complete if you’re unable to have a look at its great ski resorts and mountain ranges particularly around the Queensland and Wanaka region.
This article will tell you four of the greatest skiing and snowboarding resorts in New Zealand.
As the best ski holiday tour company in New Zealand, All Star Adventures brings guests to every of these resorts and more during their famous Powder Storming New Zealand Ski and Snowboard Tour. Available to all skiers and snowboarders, it is a tour the company offers as a ski holiday and a snowboard holiday.
The Coronet Peak
The Coronet Peak is the country’s first business ski field. It is a premiere holiday destination since its opening in 1947. This well developed ski field is just twenty minutes from Queenstown. Coronet Peak is less crowded when compared with Remarkables. Offers various terrain that skiers and snowboarders will really love.
It is the home of the Queenstown Winter Festival as well as the New Zealand Winter Games. The fun doesn’t stop around this place since you can ski from morning (First Tracks) till night (Night Skiing). It boasts the country’s largest fully-automated snowmaking system with 213 snow guns.
Do you want to take the family along? You’ll be very pleased to discover that children aged six and younger could possibly get day lift passes at zero cost.
You can go to Coronet Peak between 7th of June until 30th of September.
The Remarkables is a mountain range and ski field situated in Otago, South Island of New Zealand. The ski resort has three mountain bowls covering 540 acres with six lifts. The Remarkables has three terrain parks and a snow tubing park your children will surely love. It covers 220 hectares of skiable area with assorted terrains intended for the beginner to enhanced skiers. The snowboard lessons are very good quality that will help you feel certain. Expect a much better and far better holiday resort when it opens its doors on the June 21. It will feature a double snowmaking capability, a larger car park and even more trails for starters.
Cardrona Alpine Resort
Positioned on a high altitude, it claims by far the most responsible snow condition in the Queensland-Wanaka region. With a surface that covers 345 hectares of dry, powdery snow, it’s the region’s second largest ski area. The place offers wide and groomed slopes. Cardrona Alpine Resort is known for a good array of terrain like: green runs for learners and varied blue runs for intermediate skiers. For starters, access the newly designed Cardrona beginner’s slopes, accessible through a state-of-the art “magic carpet” lifts. It has seven terrain parks made up of two half pipes, four parks and a gravity cross course – perfect for skiers and snowboarders who love terrain parks.
The resort opens on June 20.
The Treble Cone
This place is focused on the extremes! The Treble Cone has the longest vertical rise at 4 kilometers as well as the region’s largest ski area at 550 hectares. Snowboarders and skiers will certainly like its field detailed with varying chutes, bowls and drops. The terrain is quite spectacular that the Austrian national ski team made it an off-season training ground. Not to be left behind, the resort supplied intensive and well-groomed trails for starters and intermediates alike.
First-timers have a free access to the “Nice n’ Easy” surface lift. Your youngsters will definitely appreciate a day of trekking to a small terrain park and fun trail. The resort opens on June 26