The 4 Snowboarding and Skiing Holiday Getaways in New Zealand you shouldn’t miss
If you plan to travel to New Zealand, you must drop by its fabulous ski and snowboarding holiday resorts situated around Queensland and Wanaka region.
This post will provide you with four of the finest ski and snowboard trips to New Zealand.
All through the popular Powder Storming New Zealand Ski and Snowboard Tour, All Star Adventures takes guests to each of these resorts and much more. All Star Adventures is the top rated ski holiday tour company in New Zealand. The company invites all skiers and snowboarders to enjoy this tour. All skill levels are welcome!
The Coronet Peak
Established in 1947, the Coronet Peak is New Zealand’s first commercial ski field. This well developed ski field is only twenty minutes away from Queenstown. Coronet Peak is less busy compared to Remarkables. It offers various terrain that skiers and snowboarders will certainly love.
It’s the home of the Queenstown Winter Festival and the New Zealand Winter Games. The fun doesn’t stop around this place since you can ski from morning (First Tracks) till night (Night Skiing). What’s more, the park houses New Zealand’s largest fully-automated snowmaking system that features 213 snow guns.
Are you planning to have a family getaway at Coronet Peak? You’ll be happy to discover that children aged six and younger gets day lift passes absolutely free.
Coronet Peak is slated to open on June 7 ’till the end of September.
The Remarkables is known as a mountain range and ski field found in Otago, South Island of New Zealand. The ski area has three mountain bowls covering 540 acres with six lifts. The Remarkables has three terrain parks and a snow tubing park young kids will certainly appreciate. The spot covers a total of 220 hectares of skiable area with assorted terrains. The snowboard lessons are very good quality that were designed to make you feel confident. Expect a greater and far better vacation resort when it opens its doors on the June 21. It will highlight a double snowmaking capacity, a broader car park and many more trails for beginners.
Cardrona Alpine Resort
Situated on a very high peak, it guarantees by far the most consistent snow condition in the Queensland-Wanaka region. Having a surface area that covers 345 hectares of dry, powdery snow, it’s the region’s second biggest ski area. The place has broad and groomed slopes. Cardrona Alpine Resort has a good array of terrain like: green runs for learners and varied blue runs for intermediate skiers. For novices, access the newly designed Cardrona beginner’s slopes, accessible via a state-of-the art “magic carpet” lifts. It’s got seven terrain parks composed of two half pipes, four parks as well as a gravity cross course – suitable for skiers and snowboarders who love terrain parks.
The place will open on June 20.
Let’s talk about extremes. The Treble Cone has got the longest vertical rise at 4 kilometers as well as the region’s largest ski area at 550 hectares. Snowboarders and skiers will certainly like its field full of numerous chutes, bowls and drops. The Austrian national ski team was really pleased with the place, they made it their off-season training ground. Never to be left behind, the resort provided expansive and well-groomed trails for beginners and intermediates alike.
The resort has some cool amenities including a free surface lift for beginners and a day’s worth of trekking to small terrain parks. Treble Cone will open on June 26.