Whakapapa Open

Last Updated: Sat 30 July 09:58 AM

Current Conditions
Sunny light winds
  • temperature
    -3.0°C
  • road
    CHAINS CARRIED
  • new snow
    21cm 24HRS
  • snow base
    173cm
  • wind
    W - Moderate to strong

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

Facilities Operating
Lifts OPEN from 9am
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Beginners Area

  • Happy Valley Beginners Open

Lower Mountain

  • Rangatira Express Open

Upper Mountain

  • Waterfall Express Chair On hold
  • Waterfall T-Bar On hold
  • Valley T-Bar On hold
  • Terrain Park On hold
  • Knoll Ridge T-Bar On hold
  • West Ridge Chair Closed
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
173cm
New snow
21cm
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season
234cm

We have received another 20cm's of fresh snow in the last 24 hours!!!!

Road Conditions

CHAINS CARRIED

Further Road Information

The Bruce Road is RESTRICTED to 2WDs must carry CHAINS

More information

Lower Mountain Lift facilities here at Whakapapa are OPEN. All upper mountain facilities are now ON HOLD for de-icing, avalanche control work & freezing conditions of the lifts. This will be constantly assessed and we will have regular updates on the hour. The West Ridge Chair will be CLOSED for the day due to poor weather, de-icing & digging out.

Mountain Products and Services

Kick start your day with something from our extensive and delicious breakfast menu at Lorenz's Bar & Café. Its a great day for some retail therapy in our newly re-vamped Vertical retail store.

Turoa Open

Last Updated: Sat 30 July 10:41 AM

Current Conditions
Cloudy
  • temperature
    -4.0°C
  • road
    OPEN
  • new snow
    5cm 24HRS
  • snow base
    136cm
  • wind
    NW - Strong

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

Facilities Operating
Lift facilities Open from 9.00am
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Beginners Area

  • Alpine Meadow Beginners Open

Upper Mountain

  • Movenpick Chair Open
  • Parklane Chair Open
  • Wintergarden Platter Open
  • Giant Chair Delayed Opening de-icing
  • Nga Wai Heke Closed re-building
  • High Noon Express Delayed Opening de-icing
  • Terrain Park Open
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
136cm
New snow
5cm
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season
175cm

Packed powder on trail and variable off trail another 5cm of fresh snow overnight.

Road Conditions

OPEN

Further Road Information

The Ohakune Mountain Road is OPEN caution snow and ice.

More information

Lift facilities will OPEN from 9.00am. The Giant and Highnoon will be delayed to allow for de-icing, we have ice on the lifts from the base area. The freezing mist is causing the lifts to re-freeze this will create further delays. There is a rail line available at the top of the Movenpick and features in the main terrain park. The grooming fleet is working 24/7 to get more trails and park features open.

Mountain Products and Services

Come up early and enjoy breakfast and great coffee in the Alpine. The sledding area is available in the base area hire a speedy yellow sled from Rentals and have a blast. Our new Ohakune Sales office at 27 Ayr St is now open! Opening hours are 7.30am to 5.30pm. Come and see the team for pass collection, Snowsports and general inquiries.


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