Queenstown's four ski fields offer varied and true alpine terrain, the closest just 20 minutes' drive from town centre.

Offering one of the longest seasons in the Southern Hemisphere and some of the best ski fields in the South Island, Queenstown welcomes skiers and snowboarders from June to October. Our four ski areas offer unrivalled alpine scenery, world class infrastructure and varied open terrain, each with its own unique character.

2024 Queenstown ski season open dates:

Queenstown ski passes range from single day, single ski area passes to season passes allowing unlimited access to multiple Queenstown ski fields.

For information on local conditions, snow reports and forecasts see our snow reports and forecasts page. Be sure to check the individual ski area's snow reports for the latest updates on conditions and opening hours.