Explore NZ's largest volcano, Mt Ruapehu. Take in breathtaking views of a dual World Heritage site from a scenic chairlift ride. Discover stunning vistas & waterfalls with a variety of short walks.

Enjoy a relaxed scenic chairlift ride over Mt Ruapehu’s striking volcanic terrain to 1,800 metres above sea level. Once there, enjoy a light meal at the legendary Schuss Haus Corona Bar while taking in the views of Mt Ngauruhoe & beyond. A perfect activity for the whole family!

For the more adventurous, explore a variety of short walks featuring spectacular views & unique volcanic terrain you won't forget anytime soon! One for the bucket list: Discover cinematic history when you immerse yourself in the moody scenery at Meads Wall, where several scenes from The Lord of the Rings

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$15-$69 (Adult)


Business Hours
Lifts Open 9am to 4pm (weather permitting). Please check weather report daily on MtRuapehu.com.
Months of Operation
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Nov, Dec