Turoa Report

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  • weather
  • road
  • new snow
    25cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    S - Moderate
Last Updated: Wed 29 July 10:32 AM

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. Please drive with care, snow showers are forecast throughout the day.

More information

The Alpine Meadow, Parklane, Movenpick, Wintergarden and Giant are OPEN. The Nga Wai Heke and Highnoon are ON-HOLD due to poor visibility we will need an improvement in visibility for avalanche control work to commence.

Mountain Products and Services

Come up for a delicious breakfast and great coffee in the Alpine Cafe this morning. Check out the great sledding area and super fast yellow sleds for hire on the mountain.

Facilities Operating
Lifts operate 9.00am-4.00pm
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 Open
  • Nga Wai Heke On hold
  • High Noon Express On hold
  • Lift Plus Terrain Park On hold
Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindS - Light
  • Visibility300m
  • Temperature-1.0 °C

Upper Mountain

  • WindS - Moderate
  • Visibility300m
  • Temperature-4.0 °C
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Packed powder on trail, with 25cm of new snow on the upper mountain and 15cm in the base area and still snowing.

Six-day Forecast

Snow is in the Forecast.

Weather Information

This morning we have snow showers with a moderate Southerly on the upper mountain and a light to moderate Southerly lower down. We are getting a steady improvement in visibility.

Contact Us

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts
Private Bag 71902
Mt Ruapehu 3951
New Zealand
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Turoa info.turoa@mtruapehu.com
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Turoa +64 6 385 8456
Whakapapa +64 7 892 4000