Whakapapa Report

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  • weather
  • road
  • new snow
    0cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    SW - Light - moderate
Last Updated: Sat 30 August 01:11 PM

Note: Conditions are current at time of reporting and can change quickly

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Last Fine Day



Road Conditions


Further Road Information

The Bruce Road is OPEN.

More information

Lifts are OPEN and the sun is shining. You couldn't ask for a better day to come up and see us!

Mountain Products and Services

Its a great day to come on up and try our purpose built sliding area and toboggan hire here in Happy Valley!


The Rangatira Alpine Trophy is on Today. Registration will be in LBC at the top of the Bruce from 8-9am. Come on up and check it out.

Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindS - Light
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature5.0 °C

Upper Mountain

  • WindSW - Light - moderate
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature0.0 °C
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Snow conditions are machine packed on trail and variable off trail. Snow making has been in progress all night and will provide some fantastic skiing and boarding conditions!!

Six-day Forecast

Weather Information

It is a beautiful bluebird day!

Facilities Operating
Lifts OPEN from 7.30am
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Beginners Area

  • Happy Valley Beginners Open

Upper Mountain

  • Rockgarden Chair Open
  • Centennial Chair Open
  • Waterfall Express Chair Open
  • Hut Flat Tow Open
  • Waterfall T-Bar Open
  • Valley T-Bar Open
  • Lift Plus Terrain Park Open
  • Knoll Ridge T-Bar Open
  • West Ridge Chair Open
  • Far West T-Bar Open

Contact Us

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts
Private Bag 71902
Mt Ruapehu 3951
New Zealand
Enquire Now!

Turoa info.turoa@mtruapehu.com
Whakapapa info@mtruapehu.com
Turoa +64 6 385 8456
Whakapapa +64 7 892 4000