New Zealand Ski

Historical Opening/Closing Dates

Long Winter Ski Seasons

New Zealand's ski areas boast the longest season in Australasia and here is the proof!  Check out the opening and closing dates from the 2013 season.

New Zealand Ski Season 2013

Coronet Peak

Mt Hutt

The Remarkables

Cardrona

Treble Cone

Porters

Opening Date

 

Closing Date

08 Jun

29 Sep

15 Jun

13 Oct

22 Jun

06 Oct

23 Jun

06 Oct

27 Jun

29 Sep

10 Jul

30 Sep

The ski resorts in New Zealand have a history for a long season. Here are past season opening and closing dates for the South Island resorts.  Check out the best times to ski in New Zealand .

 Ski Resort 2009 2010 2011 2012
 
Mt Hutt 30 May 18 Oct 12 Jun 17 Oct 27 Jun 16 Oct 9 Jun 14 Oct
Coronet Peak 6 Jun 4 Oct 5 Jun 8 Oct 30 June 9 Oct 9 Jun 7 Oct
Treble Cone 25 Jun 4 Oct 24 Jun 3 Oct 14 July 2 Oct 29 Jun 30 Sept
Cardrona 26 Jun 4 Oct 25 Jun 3 Oct 8 July 2 Oct 22 Jun 9 Oct
The Remarkables 20 Jun 11 Oct  19 Jun  10 Oct 18 July 2 Oct 16 Jun 7 Oct

 

Porters

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 35cm
Weather: Sunny

Mt Hutt

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 75cm
Weather: Sunny

Mt Dobson

Open
Road: Chains carried
Snow base: 40cm
Weather: Sunny

Ohau

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 70cm
Weather: Sunny

Treble Cone

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 54cm
Weather:

Cardrona

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 85cm
Weather: Sunny

Coronet Peak

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 55cm
Weather: Sunny

The Remarkables

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 90cm
Weather: Sunny

Roundhill Ski Area

Open
Road: Open
Snow base: 30cm
Weather: Sunny
Aggregated snow report information supplied by www.snowhq.com