Season Pass Benefits
Ruapehu season pass list of benefits

On and off-mountain benefits are only valid for the Season Pass holder, and are not transferrable.

2019 Season Pass On-mountain Discounts apply from time of purchase (no earlier than 15 October 2018) until 30 November 2019. International resort benefits apply for the Northern Hemisphere winter season following the 2019 NZ Winter Season– ie 2019 Season Pass international benefits can only be used in the 2019/2020 Northern Hemisphere winter.

2020 Season Pass On-mountain discounts apply from time of purchase (no earlier than 21 October 2019) until 30 November 2020. International resort benefits apply for the Northern Hemisphere winter season following the 2020 NZ Winter Season– i.e. 2020 Season Pass international benefits, can only be used in the 2020/2021 Northern Hemisphere winter.

ON-MOUNTAIN BENEFITS

SEASON PASS HOLDERS:
  • 10% off food and beverage (alcohol excluded)
  • 10% off full price retail purchases at Vertical Retail
  • 10% off group lessons
  • 10% off daily rentals
  • 10% off in the workshop
  • 10% off sledding passes
  • Buddy Passes: 4x 50% off full-price single day passes (Discount applies to full day lift pass prices for Season Pass type or below)
  • 50% off summer sightseeing
  • FREE access to night skiing
LIFE PASS HOLDERS:
  • 15% off food and beverage (alcohol excluded)
  • 15% off full price retail purchases at Vertical Retail
  • 15% off group lessons
  • 15% off daily rentals
  • 15% off in the workshop
  • 15% off sledding passes
  • Buddy Passes: 4x 50% off full-price single day passes (Discount applies to full day lift pass prices for Season Pass type or below)
  • FREE access to night skiing
  • FREE access to first tracks
  • FREE summer sightseeing
PLATINUM SEASON PASS HOLDERS:
  • Premium Parking at Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Areas
  • 15% off food and beverage (alcohol excluded)
  • 15% off full price retail purchases at Vertical Retail
  • 15% off group lessons
  • 15% off daily rentals
  • 15% off in the workshop
  • 15% off sledding passes
  • Buddy Passes: 4x 50% off full-price single day passes (Discount applies to full day lift pass prices for Season Pass type or below)
  • FREE access to night skiing
  • FREE access to first tracks
  • FREE summer sightseeing

*Conditions apply.

2019 OFF-MOUNTAIN BENEFITS

2019/2020 OVERSEAS SKI HOLIDAYS

  • Zermatt, Matterhorn, FREE Skiing.^
  • Verbier, Valais Canton, FREE Skiing.^
  • Panorama, BC Canada, FREE Skiing.^

2020/2021 OVERSEAS SKI HOLIDAYS

  • Zermatt, Matterhorn, up to 2 days FREE Skiing.^
  • Verbier, Valais Canton, up to 5 days FREE Skiing.^
  • Panorama, BC Canada, up to 7 days FREE Skiing.^

^Terms and conditions apply.

2020 SOUTH ISLAND SKI AREAS

  • Cardrona, $25 off Adult, $15 off Student and $10 off Youth single Day Passes.
  • Porters, $20 off Adult and $10 off Youth/Senior single Day Passes.
  • Mt Dobson, $20 off Adult and $10 off Youth single Day Passes.
  • Mt Lyford, $20 off Adult, $15 off Student and $10 off Youth/Senior single Day Passes.
Season Pass Benefits Terms and Conditions:

All offers are available on presentation of your valid Season Pass with proof of purchase (confirmation email is sufficient) or Life Pass from Mt Ruapehu, plus your personal identification. If you have lost or misplaced your proof of purchase, YOU are responsible to contacting RAL prior to your South Island visit to have this sent to you again. Products and/or prices may be subject to change without notice.

2019 OFF-MOUNTAIN BENEFITS

2019 AROUND THE MOUNTAIN BENEFITS

Our tourism industry partners offer a range of deals for Season & Life Pass holders. Discounts are constantly updated so watch this space!

  • 15% off your dining bill at Kings Ohakune. Must be used for the purpose of dining.
    (One discounted bill per group, excludes food promotions i.e. $20 Burger and Drink.)


  • 15% off Accommodation rates at Pipers Lodge.

  • Stay 3 Pay for 2 – including breakfast! at Forgotten World Motel. Stay with us before 31 October 2019 for three nights and only pay for 2 including a cooked breakfast and ski storage.
    (Quote deal upon reservation.)

  • Weekday special at the Powderhorn Chateau. $215 Room Only, $225 Bed and Breakfast.
    (Monday to Thursday only, weekends and school holidays not included. Deal is for 2 people, triple rooms available for a surcharge - deal valid until 31 May 2020.)


  • 5% discount on the Rail River Run Combo Tour at Forgotten World Adventures.
    (Offer valid from 1 October 2019 to 30 April 2020.)


  • 10% off in store at TCB Ski Board & Bike.


  • 15% off Guided Trout Fishing packages with Tongariro Lodge. (Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)


  • 15% off normal Room Rates at Tongariro Lodge. (Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)


  • 20% off Whitewater Rafting & Bike Hire at Tongariro River Rafting.
    (Use code 'ruapehu2019' at time of booking - Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)


  • 20% discount on all Meals and Drinks for all Life Pass holders and 10% Discount on all Meals and Drinks for all Season Pass holders at Crafty TROUT Brewery. (Cannot be used with other discounts and must spend at least $50 – Pass must be presented.)


  • 10% off normal room rates at Asure Parklands Motor Lodge. (Direct bookings only.)


  • 20% Discount for any full day Rail Cart Tour into the forgotten world at Forgotten World Adventures - Rail Cart Tours.
    (Excluding The Expedition and 5 Tunnel Tour - *Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)


  • 10% off casual adult rate (Harness and Instruction) at National Park Backpackers - Indoor Rock Climbing Hall.
    (On presentation of Season/ Life Pass, not transferable.)

  • 15% off a 12,000ft, 15,000ft or 18,500ft Skydive for you and a friend! at Taupo Tandem Skydiving.
    (Not in conjunction with any other offer. 18,500ft is subject to operational requirements so may not be available. Only redeemable with a valid 2019 Season Pass or Life Pass until 20 November 2019.)

  • Annual Family Pass plus two kids fishing during scheduled fishing days for $65 at Tongariro National Trout Centre.
    (Immediate family only, membership is valid from July 2019 to June 2020. Entry only & kids can fish on any valid days throughout the year, bookings required. Does not include promotions.)


  • 10% off Adult Karting Sessions at Formula Challenge - Taupo Karts.
    (Adult Drivers aged 14+. Weight limit of 120kg. Bookings highly recommended.)

  • 20% off any linen order when a chalet is booked with Ruapehu Chalet Rentals.
    (Includes sheets, pillow cases and bath towels - *Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)

  • 15% off The Blackwater Labyrinth Tour with the Legendary Black Water Rafting Co at Discover Waitomo quoting code RAL19B and 20% OFF Waitomo Glowworm Caves, Ruakuri Cave or Aranui Cave Individual Tours using code RAL19C.
    (Not to be used with any other offers, valid until 30 Nov 2019.)


  • 10% discount on a midweek stay with Ruapehu Mountain Motel and Lodge.
    (Sunday - Thursday night stay, 2 night minimum.)

  • Twin Lakeview Studio at Suncourt Hotel and Conference Centre for $209.00, includes a full cooked breakfast and continental buffet for 2 guests. (Deal valid until 31 May 2020.)

  • 20% off The Blue Duck Experience with Tongariro River Rafting.
    (Deal valid for season pass holders until 31 May 2020, book using promo code Ruapehu2019.)
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