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Ski & Ride Whakapapa and Tūroa

Grab your pass and access Two Ski Areas - Whakapapa and Tūroa boasting 1050 hectares, Seventeen lifts, seven terrain parks and ten cafes.

Explore the North Island's most rugged terrain, and ride over ancient lava flows, past remnants of old crater rims and through the clouds. Feel at home while on an adventure, and allow the accessible freeride terrain to transform your skills and make your jump, drop and spin dreams come true.

Early Season Day Pass

Valid any day until July 29th

Visiting Mt Ruapehu early in the season prior to July 29th?

Purchase our NEW Early Season Day Pass and enjoy unlimited Skiing and Riding at Whakapapa or Tūroa on the available lifts & trails. Save $50 off a regular Weekend Day Pass.

Includes sightseeing access for the Sky Waka Gondola.

Check the snow report for operating facilities for the day of your visit.

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Weekday Pass

Full access to the mountain, all day Monday - Friday

Unlimited Weekday access to all operating ski & ride facilities on mountain, all day. This pass can be used at either Whakapapa or Tūroa Ski Area - your pick!

Passes do not need to be used consecutively and are valid for any Monday - Friday throughout the season!

If you only require access to Happy Valley or Alpine Meadow on the weekends, please purchase a Weekend Beginner Area Pass below

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Weekend Day Pass

FULL ACCESS TO THE MOUNTAIN, ALL DAY, SATURDAY OR SUNDAY

Unlimited access to all operating ski & ride facilities on mountain, all day. This pass can be used at either Whakapapa or Tūroa Ski Area, Saturday OR Sunday.

Passes are valid for any Saturday or Sunday throughout the season.

If you only require access to Happy Valley or Alpine Meadow on the weekends, please purchase a Weekend Beginner Area Pass below

If you are visiting before 29th July 2022, grab yourself an Early Season Day Pass and save!

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Weekend Beginner Area Day Pass

For access to Alpine Meadow and Happy Valley only

Just learning or finding your feet? Build confidence within the beginner areas of either Tūroa or Whakapapa.

Our Weekend Beginner Area Day Pass allows you access to a carpet lift and Pommer lift at Tūroa's Alpine Meadow, or two carpets lifts and a chair lift at Whakapapa's Happy Valley on any Saturday or Sunday throughout the season.

You will be well equipped to learn the basics in a specially designed and dedicated environment, before venturing higher up the mountain.

Does not include sightseeing

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2022 Season Pass

Secure your Season Pass for one mighty maunga, two ski areas - Whakapapa and Tūroa - 1050 hectares, seventeen lifts, seven terrain parks, and ten cafes. Experience New Zealand's peak adventure.

  • 4 x 50%-off Buddy Passes. In 2022 these can be used on Weekday, Weekend Day, and Beginner lift passes.
  • 15% discount on food & beverage and retail
  • 15% off group lessons and rentals
  • Night skiing at Whakapapa
  • Children under five years of age ride for free
  • No vaccine pass requirements
  • No bookable parking
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