Ski Areas > Southern Hemisphere > Whakapapa, New Zealand, North Island




  Whakapapa is a conventional size ski mountain in possession of a soaring altitude difference when you compare it to other ski resorts in the region. There are 21 good ski lifts here, and they are in splendid condition. This ski hill has a drop of 2,229 feet which is good. Whakapapa gets an average amount of snow each winter season. Whakapapa has a decent selection of trails and scores of lifts. Snowboarding and skiing in this part of New Zealand, North Island is a tremendous thing to do the whole ski season. Some folks
    prefer skiing and some snowboarding, either way, this region has scores of ski mountains. The striking annual snowfall of 15 feet is sufficient for really tremendous depth. On this mountain you'll locate 43 different ski slopes; there's a tremendous array to suit
everyone. Getting your skiing muscles activated and just being on the trails for a while are great causes to come. The ski trail map of Whakapapa on this internet page unsurprisingly says a thousand words. Having such a full-scale skiing area, 1,359 acres in all you will never lack skiing territory. This ski area has a much lower than average fraction of expert and advanced ski trails and a much higher than average part of blue and green trails. Whakapapa is a good site for young and old with loads of blue and green slopes  
for beginners. The wintertime panorama of the New Zealand, North Island summits and admirable runs are reason enough to come here to ski. Whakapapa has a good pick of slopes to fit all abilities; it's out of the question to get bored here. In winter the New Zealand, North Island summits are a magnificent spot for skiing or snowboarding.


Hotels near Whakapapa ski area, New Zealand, North Island:

ASURE Parklands Motorlodge, Turangi
21.8 miles away
Wairakei Resort Taupo, Taupo
46 miles away
Comfort Inn Cascades, Taupo
46.1 miles away
Courtney Motel, Taupo
46.3 miles away
Gables Lakefront Motel, Taupo
46.4 miles away
BEST WESTERN Sails, city
46.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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Detailed Stats

 Ski Areas Near Whakapapa ski area:
Turoa, New Zealand, North Island , 4 miles away
   2384 foot drop, 10 lifts, 24 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   55% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Tukino Mountain, New Zealand, North Island , 6 miles away
   793 foot drop, 3 lifts, 7 runs
   5% Expert & Adv.
   20% Intermediate
   75% Beginner

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