A beginner’s guide to skiing Queenstown
With not one but four world-class ski fields at its door, Queenstown is a winter paradise. Here is everything a novice needs to know, from where to get your gear to how to access the slopes.
So, you’re heading to Queenstown for a skiing holiday. You’ve made the right decision – with a ski season from June to early October, four world-class ski fields (that’s 1560ha of combined skiable terrain) within a short distance of downtown, and loads of other activities, it’s snow heaven. Here’s what you can expect.