Whakapapa - Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa

2.9
#2 of 7 in Things to do in Whakapapa
There's room for everyone at Whakapapa - Mt Ruapehu, New Zealand's largest ski area. Beginners have the run of their own valley, complete with a cafe, rental complex, and ski school meeting area--this gives you the chance to learn without faster, more confident skiers distracting you. Experienced snow-lovers will also find plenty here: with 30 intermediate trails and 24 black-diamond runs, the complex provides a challenge for all visitors, regardless of skill level. A wealth of accommodations and activities, surrounded by dramatic mountainous landscape, make this a great place to stay even when taking a day off from the slopes. Arrange to visit Whakapapa - Mt Ruapehu and other attractions in Whakapapa using our Whakapapa trip planner .
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  • We drove up in April when nothing is open and nobody is there. The view was well worth the drive. If you have the time do it.  more »
  • Have never been up to the ski field in summer, Bruce Road - do - it sure looks different. Drive up to the carpark and have a look around. Costs nothing and gives an incredible view of volcanic rock. T...  more »
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