Further Road Information
The Ohakune Mountain Road is OPEN with no restrictions. There are frosty patches so drive with care.
All lift facilities are OPEN today. First day OPEN for the Jumbo today. Rollercoaster is open, check out the new intermediate park next to turtle alley by the Giant Café.
Mountain Products and Services
Looking for a great breakfast and coffee with amazing views join us in the Alpine Cafe open from 7.30am. Try one of our super speedy yellow sleds from Rentals today! The sliding park is open next to the Alpine Cafe. The Jumbo T-Bar will be open this Friday for the first day in 2014! Come along and enjoy the great weather and celebrate the opening. There will be a special prize for the first two people to ride the Jumbo, they will receive a glass of champagne and a commemorative T-shirt.
The Billabong Slopestyle is scheduled for tomorrow Saturday August 30th and will be held in the Lift Plus Terrain Park. Freestyle manoeuvres over boxes, rails and jumps are scored by our panel of judges based on Variety, Difficulty and Execution. U16 Groms and Open Categories, Skier & Snowboarders, Girls and Boys all welcome! Results from the Rail Jam have been posted, check out them out on: http://www.mtruapehu.com/winter/event_results_2013/
- WindN - Light
- Temperature4.0 °C
Machine packed on trail and variable off trail, should soften this afternoon. Another good snowmaking night on the lower mountain. Extensive grooming and top to bottom skiing and riding.
Another fantastic fine and clear day at Turoa with just a light northerly breeze.
Lift Facilities open at 9am.
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)
- Alpine Meadow Beginners Open
- Movenpick Chair Open
- Parklane Chair Open
- Wintergarden Platter Open
- Giant Chair Open
- Nga Wai Heke Open
- High Noon Express Open
- Jumbo T-Bar Open
- Lift Plus Terrain Park Open