Turoa Report

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Passing cloud
  • weather
    Passing cloud
  • road
  • new snow
    0cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    NW - Strong
Last Updated: Fri 01 August 01:24 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 Ohakune Mountain Road is OPEN with no restrictions.

More information

Lifts are OPEN today. Upper mountain lifts are ON-HOLD due to strong winds, this will be constantly assessed and updated as conditions change. The Lift Plus Terrain Park is CLOSED for the day for Rebuilding.

Mountain Products and Services

Check out our great value Discover or Explorer deals - lift pass, lesson and rental equipment all packaged together offering the best deal! Ask our Customer Relations or Snow School sales team for details.


Due to this weekend's weather forecast the Nitro Elan Rail Jam has been postponed to August 16th. The RSS Interfield Kombi Race has also been postponed to September 29th. Check out the Events calendar on www.mtruapehu.com for more information on upcoming events!

Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindNW - Moderate
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature5.0 °C

Upper Mountain

  • WindNW - Strong
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature3.0 °C
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Machine packed on trail and soft off trail lower down with an icy crust up high above 2000m.

Five-day Forecast

Weather Information

Passing cloud is reducing visibility at times and we have a gusty North-westerly today. The wind strength has slowly increased through the day.

Facilities Operating
Lift Facilities will OPEN at 9.00am
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Beginners Area

  • Alpine Meadow Beginners Open

Upper Mountain

  • Movenpick Chair On hold Strong winds
  • Parklane Chair On hold Strong winds
  • Wintergarden Platter Open
  • Giant Chair On hold Strong winds
  • High Noon Express On hold Strong winds
  • Lift Plus Terrain Park Closed Rebuilding

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