Whakapapa Snow Report

Report issued: Aug 22, 2017, 4:00:00 PM
  • Mountain Status: Open
  • Weather: Sunny

    We have a sunny day with high scattered cloud.

  • Snow: 166cm - 255cm

    Firm packed on trail, variable off trail on upper mountain. Fresh snowmaking Waterfall Express and lower mountain!!

  • The Far West T Bar will OPEN at 10am!! Come and check out the Schuss Haus Corona Bar on Hut Flat. Open from 11am - 5pm.*Our Snow Shuttle will be operating from the Station CafĂ© in National Park Village & the Bus Park in Whakapapa Village (below the Tussock Bar) Buses are FREE for anyone that shows a Lift Pass, Sightseeing Pass or an all day Sledding Pass upon the return trip. Otherwise tickets will be available at the ticket booths at the base area. Go to www.mtruapehu.com/winter/shuttles for more information. *Night Skiing will operate every good Friday & Saturday night from 5pm - 9pm. A decision will be made on the day at 1.30pm which we will update here.The North Island intermediate champs are on today as scheduled.

Upper Mountain
Name Status Comment
Waterfall Express Chair Closed
Delta Chair Open
Valley T-Bar Open
Knoll Ridge T-Bar Open
West Ridge Chair Open
Far West T-Bar Open
Beginners Area
Name Status Comment
Happy Valley Beginners Open
Rangatira Express Closed
Freestyle Terrain
Name Status Comment
Terrain Park Closed
Summer Magic
Name Status Comment
Chairlifts Closed
Other
Name Status Comment
Vertical Whakapapa Closed
Lorenz's Cafe And Bar Closed
Knoll Ridge Chalet Closed
Guided Crater Lake Hike And Cultural Experience Closed
Alternate Guided Walk And Cultural Experience Closed
Road
Name Status Comment
Access Road Open The Bruce Road is OPEN with no restrictions.

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Teheuheu Valley

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The Pinnacles

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Mt Ngauruhoe Pinnacles

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West Ridge Far West

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