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About Cardrona


Smack bang in the middle of Queenstown and Wanaka, Cardrona is one of New Zealand’s favourite skiing spots. With incredible alpine scenery, skiing, climbing and one of the highest mountain bike parks, this family friendly resort has adrenalin activities for everyone.  


At a Glance


Cardrona Alpine Resort is New Zealand’s most popular ski area, attracting all kinds of snow enthusiasts – from beginners & families, to Olympic & X Games athletes. It's a well known ski field in the South Island close to the stunning area of Wanaka, an hours drive from Queenstown.




Key Features

Average Annual Snowfall: 2.9m – snowmaking supplements natural snow in the Main, Captain’s, Arcadia & Valley View basins Terrain - 345 hectares

  • 25% Beginner
  • 25% Intermediate
  • 30% Advanced
  • 20% Expert

Average Temperatures

  • June: –1°C
  • July: –3°C
  • August: –3°C
  • September: 0°C
  • October: 1°C


Map of Ski area 



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