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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)
Niseko73 cm
Whistler70 cm
Lake Louise44 cm
Hakuba38 cm
Fernie17 cm
Sun Peaks16 cm
Big White15 cm
Silver Star10 cm
Mammoth6 cm
Mount Aspiring6 cm
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Perisher On Twitter
  • 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… 17 hrs ago
  • PerisherResort: Opening day @WhistlerBlckcmb is looking EPIC! 📷@MitchWinton 2 days ago
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  • PerisherResort: @vailmtn Opening Day is right around the corner! Wahoo! 7 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The Northern season is underway! Breckenridge and Keystone are Open! Who’s excited? #First30 9 days ago
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  • PerisherResort: IT'S STILL SNOWING! 14 days ago
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  • PerisherResort: The temps are dropping over at @WhistlerBlckcmb and the Best of the U.S. Wahoo! Photo: Mitch Winton 15 days ago
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