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Perisher combines the resources and facilities of Perisher Valley, Smiggin Holes, Mount Blue Cow, Guthega, The Station and the Skitube alpine railway. It is the largest snow resort operation in the Southern Hemisphere. It has the highest terrain, the greatest number of lifts and the most reliable snow in Australia.

Snow Resort Stats



Elevation Top 2034m
Elevation Bottom 1605m
Vertical Drop 355m
Skiable Terrain 1245ha
Longest Run Approx. 3km
Beginner 22%
Intermediate 60%
Advanced 18%
Total Number of Trails Over 100km of marked trails



Total 47
Highest Lifted Point 2,034m
Gondolas & Trams N
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 2
Quad Chairs 4
Triple Chairs 2
Double Chairs 4
Surface Lifts 35
Uphill Capacity 53,803 skiers lifted per hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 53.4ha
Total Number of Guns 271
Annual Average Snowfall 1.9m

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 7
Name PlayStation Piper Fun Park
Name PlayStation Centre Valley Rider Cross
Name PlayStation Blue Cow Rider Cross
Half Pipes PlayStation Half Pipe, PlayStation Mini Half Pipe
Half Pipe Size Snow dependent
Total Terrain Park Area Size 1,245ha / 12.45sq kms / 3,076acres

Location & Travel Info
Country: Australia
Region: Snowy Mountains
Address: Perisher

PO Box 42,

Perisher Valley,

NSW 2624
Phone: 1300 655 822
Nearest Town: Jindabyne
Nearest Airport: Cooma
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Next Snow
ResortSnow Forecasted
(7 Day Forecast)
Whistler128 cm
Niseko71 cm
Hakuba59 cm
Heavenly42 cm
Fernie36 cm
Mammoth27 cm
Park City24 cm
Big White23 cm
Snowbird23 cm
Lake Louise22 cm
Last updated - 5 hours ago
Perisher On Twitter
  • PerisherResort: New snow alert! Whistler, Vail, Breckenridge, Park City and more! Check it out: | Photo: Mi… 6 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Park City Mountain had over 10cm of snow for breakfast. Who's hungry? | @PCski 7 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Mother Nature delivering the goods at @KirkwoodMTN. Over 17cm of snow overnight! 8 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Over 22cm of fresh snow overnight at @vailmtn 📸: David Neff 10 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Nearly 20cm of fresh snow @vailmtn The perfect white Christmas ❄️❄️🎄 23 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Mrs. Claus getting the goods in @WhistlerBlckcmb whilst Santa’s getting busy. | Photo: @MitchWinton 25 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Scratching your head for gift ideas? Scratch no more! We’ve got the best idea for a pressie! Get gifting:… 30 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Last day of the Dew Tour, what a ride. Thirsty for more? You can head to @breckenridgemtn and more of the Best of t… 31 days ago
  • PerisherResort: @breckenridgemtn looking the goods with fresh snow overnight! 34 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The Dew Tour is on @breckenridgemtn! Who's following the action? Photo: @DewTour 35 days ago
  • PerisherResort: BIG NEWS! Perisher investing $4.2million in replacing the Leichhardt T-Bar and more snowmaking! Check it out:… 42 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The snow keeps falling in @WhistlerBlckcmb 45cm in the last 7 days! | Photo: @MitchWinton 43 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Plenty of powder made for the best opening conditions on record at Whistler, now boasting a 1.3 metre base and it l… 49 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Drool alert! @WhistlerBlckcmb is EPIC today. Dust off your Epic Australia Pass and get there NOW! | Photo:… 57 days ago
  • PerisherResort: 23cm of new snow in @vailmtn! Just in time for Opening Day. Monday’s wouldn’t be that bad with a view like this! Ch… 59 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Opening day @WhistlerBlckcmb is looking EPIC! 📷@MitchWinton 61 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Looks like Mother Nature's helping out @WhistlerBlckcmb with their early opening! #epicaustraliapass #First30 64 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Today’s news: it’s on. Whistler has 3 feet of snow and will be opening early, this Friday! Check out more good news… 64 days ago
  • PerisherResort: @vailmtn Opening Day is right around the corner! Wahoo! 66 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The Northern season is underway! Breckenridge and Keystone are Open! Who’s excited? #First30 68 days ago