Rainbow Ski Area, Saint Arnaud

Categories: Ski Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Rainbow Ski Area is high in the north of this great mountain chain within the world famous Nelson/Marlborough lifestyle region. Reaching a height of over 1,760 m (5,770 ft), Rainbow captures regular winter snow, complemented by extensive snow making, all superbly groomed to create a stunning winter playground.

The wide uncrowded slopes and well-groomed trails provide superb terrain for beginners and intermediates while advanced skiers can challenge themselves in the high powder runs and chutes. Snowboarders love the varied terrain, jumps, bumps, and drops. To visit Rainbow Ski Area on your holiday in Saint Arnaud, and find out what else Saint Arnaud has to offer, use our Saint Arnaud travel itinerary planner.
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  • My wife and I have done most of the major ski fields in NZ and thought we would give a smaller one a shot to see what it is like. And the result.. we liked it and would recommend it. In fact in most w...  read more »
  • Having never been skiing before the 3 of us were a bit nervous! We had no need right from the shuttle pick up at the base car park, through the booking and rental areas staff were welcoming, friendly ...  read more »
  • Took the 2 little ones up today for a lesson and a day on the slopes. The rental staff were great, the lessons went awesome. I was impressed by the friendly laid back attitude and helpfulness. thanks ...  read more »
  • this is the best ski field I have ever been to last year it was my first year skiing and I was amazed you have the most amazing staff defiantly coming again tomorrow on the 6 of the 9 2016
  • Warm day and snow stayed good till the end
  • Such a great field.Good people operating it too. Great with kids. Can't wait to get back up there!
  • EPIC!!!!!!!!!!!
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