‘WINTER JUST GOT BETTER’… 2017 Mt Ruapehu Highlights

    2017 Winter Highlights

    • Double the snowmaking on Whakapapa lower mountain
    • All weather snowmaking on Happy Valley to guarantee opening on 3 June
    • Delta Quad replacing Waterfall T-bar at Whakapapa
    • 3 new carpet lifts at Happy Valley
    • Elevator access to Happy Valley
    • Ski Shuttles from Taupo, National Park, Whakapapa Village and Ohakune
    • More snowmaking at Turoa

    New Optional Upgrades

    Night skiing at Happy Valley and lower mountain Whakapapa-Friday and Saturday nights* (commencing 7th July)

    First tracks 8am – 9am daily | Whakapapa only

    Platinum Pass: includes all the benefits of a 2017 Season Pass + 20% off on-mountain purchases, premium parking at Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Areas, first tracks and night skiing all season long.

    On-Mountain Discounts

    10% off Food and beverage (alcohol excluded)
    10% off Full price retail purchases at Vertical Retail
    10% off Snowsports
    10% off Rentals
    Buddy Passes: 4x 50% off full-mountain day passes

    Around the Mountain Discounts

    Enjoy off-mountain with great discounts at local businesses and reciprocal pass benefits in the south island and overseas. This is constantly being updated, click here to see some of the epic discounts on offer.

    Joint Passes

    Did we mention we also have joint season passes with SnowPlanet and Cardrona available? Click here for more details.

    Being a Season Pass holder really does pay off!
    Steep savings are yours, but only if you take advantage now.


    Happy Valley Snow Park: Opening 3rd June

    Whakapapa Lower Mountain: Opening 10th June

    Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Areas (both lower and upper): Opening 1st July

    For more information head to mtruapehu.com