Whakapapa Ski Area - Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa

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#4 of 17 in Outdoors in Tongariro National Park
There's room for everyone at Whakapapa Ski Area - Mt Ruapehu, New Zealand's largest ski area. Beginners have the run of their own valley, complete with a cafe, rental complex, and ski school meeting area--this gives you the chance to learn without faster, more confident skiers distracting you. Experienced snow-lovers will also find plenty here: with 30 intermediate trails and 24 black-diamond runs, the complex provides a challenge for all visitors, regardless of skill level. A wealth of accommodations and activities, surrounded by dramatic mountainous landscape, make this a great place to stay even when taking a day off from the slopes. Arrange to visit Whakapapa Ski Area - Mt Ruapehu and other attractions in Tongariro National Park using our Tongariro National Park trip planner .
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  • October 3, 2017
    Our first time to visit the ski area. After parking our car, wait for the free shuttle bus to take us to the ski area (very fast). We love the view, is so awesome and magnificent. We missed the lifts ...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    The premier ski fields in the north island of New Zealand. Slopes and facilities to suit all ages. Chair lift is great fun. Clothing and ski hire available from toddler to adult. Food is OK, but haute...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    As a first timer, we enjoyed it here, There were still snow for skiing, but we did not go skiing, but experiencing the snow is just great for us.  more »

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