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Ski Ruapehu

Come ski Mt Ruapehu and experience end less fun, world class skiing among a collective 1000+ hectares of skiable terrain and enjoy the breath taking beauty of both Turoa and Whakapapa ski fields at Ruapehu.

Mt Ruapehu Field Opening Dates 

Whakapapa Ski Field

  • Happy Valley | 30th May - TBC 
  • Lower Mountain | 13th June - 28 October 
  • Upper Mountain | TBC - 28 October

Tūroa Ski Field 

  • Lower Mountain | 28 June TBC - 28 October 
  • Upper Mountain | TBC - 28 October 

Tukino Ski Field

  • 13 July - TBC | Weekends only in July 

Mt Ruapehu offers a seamless lift pass, which provides you with access to both Whakapapa and Tūroa Ski Fields.  For more information on ski passes for Mt Ruapehu ski fields Whakapapa and Turoa please visit Mt Ruapehu ski passes 

Tukino lift passes and season passes can be purchased at any time during the season from the Ticket Office at Tukino.   Mt Ruapehu season pass holders can ski at Tukino for discounted rates. This discount is only available on the sale of individual Day Passes.  For more information on ski passes for Tukino ski field please visit Tukino ski passes 

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    Things to see and do

    Whether it’s adrenaline you’re after or relaxing with a good coffee enjoying the scenery, Ruapehu boasts easily accessible, family friendly activities to suit all palates.

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    From camping and backpackers, to luxury lodges and chateaus, Ruapehu has just about every style of bed (and breakfast) you can imagine.

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    Eat | Drink | Shop

    Fancy a gourmet filet mignon? Maybe you’d rather a juicy burger, or perhaps just some good old fish ‘n chips. Whatever your taste, Ruapehu is home to some first class eating establishments, with a wide array of local and international beverages on offer.

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