Porters Ski Area, Canterbury  © Lawrence Smith

Ski Area Comparison Guide

Find the New Zealand ski area that's right for you with our handy Ski Area Comparison Guide. Compare New Zealand ski areas by location, terrain, number of lifts and lift pass price. Click each ski area's logo for more information.

North Island Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 Manganui Ski Area  Manganui Ski Area
 
 
Beginner 5%
 
 
Intermediate 33%
 
 
Advanced 62%

4 $40
 © Mt Ruapehu Turoa
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 25%

8 $97
 Tukino Ski Area  Tukino
 
 
Beginner 37%
 
 
Intermediate 32%
 
 
Advanced 32%

2 $50
 © Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 25%

14 $97

 

 

North Canterbury Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 © Hanmer Springs Ski Area Hanmer Springs Ski Area
 
 
Beginner 10%
 
 
Intermediate 60%
 
 
Advanced 30%

3 $60
Mt Lyford Mt Lyford
 
 
Beginner 30%
 
 
Intermediate 40%
 
 
Advanced 30%

6 $70

 

 

Canterbury Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 © Craigieburn Valley Ski Club Craigieburn Valley
 
Beginner 0%
 
 
Intermediate 55%
 
 
Advanced 45%

3 $72
 © Mt Cheeseman Mt Cheeseman
 
 
Beginner 15%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 35%

3 $79
 © Mt Hutt Mt Hutt
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 25%

4 $93
 © Mount Olympus Mt Olympus
 
 
Beginner 10%
 
 
Intermediate 55%
 
 
Advanced 35%

4 $70
 © Porters Porters
 
 
Beginner 15%
 
 
Intermediate 35%
 
 
Advanced 50%

5 $84
 © Temple Basin Temple Basin
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 25%

3 $68

 

 

Mackenzie Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 © Mt Dobson Mt Dobson
 
 
Beginner 30%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 20%

4 $75
 Ohau Snow Fields  Ohau Snow Fields
 
 
Beginner 20%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 30%

3 $79
 © Roundhill Ski Area Roundhill
 
 
Beginner 20%
 
 
Intermediate 45%
 
 
Advanced 35%

4 $75

 

 

Queenstown Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 © Coronet Peak Coronet Peak
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 45%
 
 
Advanced 30%

7 $97
 © The Remarkables The Remarkables
 
 
Beginner 30%
 
 
Intermediate 40%
 
 
Advanced 30%

5 $93

 

 

Wanaka Ski Areas

  Ski Area Terrain % # of Lifts Adult Day Pass 2013
 © Cardrona Cardrona Alpine Resort
 
 
Beginner 25%
 
 
Intermediate 50%
 
 
Advanced 25%

7 $95
 © Treble Cone Treble Cone
 
 
Beginner 10%
 
 
Intermediate 45%
 
 
Advanced 45%

4 $97