NW - Calm
Note: Conditions are current at time of reporting and can change quickly
Further Road Information
The Bruce Road is OPEN.
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
For more information and bookings on either the Crater Hike or a Guided Tongariro Crossing Hike call 0508 RUAPEHU.
The 2015 Ruapehu Gravity Festival will be held from March 6 - 9. For more information check it out at www.mtruapehu.com/summer/gravityfestival
OPEN from 9am
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 On Today 8.30am
- WindNW - Calm
- Temperature7.0 °C
Presently it is fine and clear - we are above the clouds!