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Skiing & Snowboarding

Located in the spectacular Southern Alps of New Zealand, Wanaka is the perfect base to enjoy the best skiing and snowboarding in New Zealand. 

Three diverse ski areas - Cardrona, Treble Cone and Snow Farm all located within 40 minutes drive from the town centre, as well as New Zealand’s best-kept secret and private ski area Soho Basin and the largest heli- ski terrain in the Southern Hemisphere...

The ski season runs from June – October. Book your Wanaka winter accommodation now...

Treble Cone Ski Area

Treble Cone is the largest ski area in New Zealand’s South Island and offers the longest vertical in the Southern Lakes.

Cardrona Alpine Resort
Cardrona Alpine Resort is a fun family-friendly alpine resort located between Queenstown & Wanaka. Cardrona's popular snowy slopes are perfect for all types of skiers and boarders. Click here to view webcams set up in the Main & Captain's Basins at Cardrona so you can see exactly what’s going on across the mountain, as it happens.

Harris Mountain Heli-Ski
NZs most experienced heli-ski and heli-board company with 30 years of operation. Harris Mountain Heli-Ski has an extensive variety of terrain to ski or board in Wanaka, Queenstown or Mount Cook.

Soho Basin Private Ski Field

The Soho Basin private ski area offers pristine high-country terrain, world-class views and gourmet dining in an atmosphere of relaxed and understated luxury.   Combine the fun and adventure of an alpine off-piste experience with the ease and creature comforts of high-end ski resorts.

Snow Farm
Snow Farm is NZ's only Nordic Ski area. Winter time provides 50 km of both classic & ski skating, snow shoeing, fat bikes, dog sledding, ski touring, plus a kids snow fun zone. Scheduled opening is 28 June 2018. Summer offers free MTB, hiking and 2 back-country huts.

Winter Wanaka Accommodation
Nestled in a quiet location, a few minutes from the Wanaka township, Alpine Resort Wanka offers spacious, self-contained apartments. Each offer a fully equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge and dining area plus bathroom with underfloor heating and private and secure car garage, perfect for storing and drying ski equipment. Enjoy complimentary access to the hot spas, barbecue area, tennis court, games room and gym.

Ski Hire
Alpine Resort Wanaka are pleased to partner with Snopro Ski Hire Delivery.  Snopro will deliver and custom fit your ski rental gear in the comfort of your Wanaka accommodation, simply leave the gear behind when you are done and they will come and collect.  Visit Snopro Wanaka to reserve your rental delivery.

Located in the spectacular Southern Alps, Wanaka is the perfect base to enjoy the best skiing and snowboarding in New Zealand. Alpine Resort Wanaka have partnered with SnoPro so you can have your ski rental gear delivered & fitted in the comfort of your Wanaka apartment this winter.
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