S - Light
Note: Conditions are current at time of reporting and can change quickly
Further Road Information
The Scenic Chairlift Rides are OPEN today from 9am. Come and enjoy a chairlift ride over the stunning volcanic landscape to 2020m to New Zealand's highest café where you can take in spectacular views out over the Tongariro National Park!
Mountain Products and Services
Our Guided Crater Lake Hike & Cultural Experience is now operating - bookings are essential. Experience a day consisting of a spectacular journey to Ruapehu's pristine Carter Lake under the care of our experienced guides. Adults $99 Youth $75 - call to make a booking or go to email@example.com With the current snow conditions on the upper mountain we are not recommending either of our 2 short walks in this area which are Skyline & the Waterfalls Descent.
Lifts OPEN from 9am to 3.30pm weather permitting
Lifts close at 3:30pm (weather depending)
- Chairlifts Open 9am
- Lorenz’s Cafe and Bar Open 8:30am
- Vertical Whakapapa Open 8:30am
- Knoll Ridge Chalet Open 9am
- Guided Crater Lake Hike and Cultural Experience Open
- WindS - Light
- Temperature4.0 °C
It is a fantastic fine and clear morning here at Whakapapa!!