Cardrona Alpine Resort

Cardrona is New Zealand's fun and family friendly ski resort with the most reliable snow conditions in the region. Its high elevation and southerly aspect mean dry natural snow is plentiful, which is further enhanced by snow making facilities. Cardrona is the perfect place for beginners and intermediates, with NZ's only combined gondola chairlift, easy-to-use surface lifts,specialised beginner packages and plenty of wide open trails spread over three basins. If you're up for a challenge, you'll find it in Arcadia, with with secret powder stashes, chutes and cliff drops. Cardrona is home to the NZ Park & Pipe Team & offers the most extensive terrain park facilities in the Southern Hemisphere with four terrain parks, two half pipes and a gravity-cross course. Boasting six distinctly different cafes, fully licensed kid's centres, on-mountain accommodation, retail; ski, snowboard and telemark lessons; and a fully equipped rental department, Cardrona is pure gold.


Contact Us

Physical Address

Cardrona Valley
Queenstown / Wanaka
New Zealand


$50 – $110NZD

Book Direct

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Saturday 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Sunday 8:30AM – 4:00PM

Months of Operation

  • Jun - Oct


  • Daily shuttles run from both Queenstown & Wanaka to Cardrona during the winter & summer seasons.


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  • Cardrona is the perfect place for school, university, corporate or social groups to plan a trip to the snow! Discounts apply on specific products for groups over 14pax

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