Whakapapa Starter Packages

Whakapapa is the best place to learn to ski or board in New Zealand. You’ll have fun, feel safe and build up your confidence with our industry-leading qualified instructors – ensuring that you experience the best pathway into your new favourite sport!

 

We have developed our starter packages with those new to snow in mind. All packages include lift passes, equipment rental and group session. There's no need to pre-book – just show up on the day and purchase from the ticket office – easy! 

 

 

FIRST TIMER PACKAGE

This full day package is designed to introduce you to the snow for the first time. Learn how to use equipment safely, experience controlled sliding and build your confidence in a safe environment. You’ll have fun in our sheltered beginner area with other skiers/riders new to the snow, learning a sport you’ll love for years to come! Includes Beginner Area Lift Pass.

What's included?

ADULT YOUTH
$120 $95

 

NEXT STEP PACKAGE

Perfect for those wanting to build on their first day. This package will help you build confidence, learn to control your speed, stop confidently and introduce you to turning. You’ll be matched with a group of similar ability. Includes Beginner Area Lift Pass.

What's included?

ADULT YOUTH
$120 $95

 

STEP UP PACKAGE

So you’re feeling confident on the snow and ready to step up to the lower mountain area? This is the package for you. You’ll learn to link your turns and build confidence in controlling your speed via turning. Includes Lower Mountain Lift Pass.

What's included?

ADULT YOUTH
$140

$109

 

EXPLORER PACKAGE

You’re confident at linking turns and controlling your speed – now let’s work on your skills. Perfect for those wanting to gain confidence to explore the upper mountain area. You’ll be matched with a group of similar ability. Includes All Mountain Lift Pass.

What's included?

ADULT YOUTH
$160

$120

 

3 DAY LEARN TO SKI PACKAGE

This three day anytime progression package is the best way to learn to ski or board. We’ve spent the time identifying the best pathway from ‘no snow’ to ‘snow pro’ so you don’t have to!

On completion of all three days you have the option to purchase either a half price Flexi Pass or half price early bird Season Pass for 2018 (available April 2018) – cos we know you’ll be hooked!

Lift passes, equipment rental and group session included on each day.

You'll be matched with a group of similar ability on each day. 

ADULT YOUTH
$305

$245

Day 1, 2 and 3 can be taken at any time throughout the 2017 winter season – they do not need to be taken on consecutive days.

 

Please note: The rental included in packages is only for hardware (skis, boots & poles or snowboard & boots), hire of jackets, pants and helmets is available at will be at an additional cost. You will find a complete price list or our rental equipment here: http://www.mtruapehu.com/winter/daily-rental-rates/. We don't hire gloves, goggles/sunglasses, hats/beanies for hygiene reasons though these items are available for purchase in our retail store if needed.

All pricing is in NZD and includes GST of 15%. Prices are accurate at the time of page update (April 2017) for the 2017 season. Products and/or prices may be subject to change without notice.  

Use of credit card will incur a 1.75% processing fee.


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