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Coronet Peak, the South Island's most popular mountain resort is just 25 minutes from Queenstown. Fans have flocked here to enjoy winter sports for more than 60 years. Families and enthusiastic newcomers continue to revel in the cosmopolitan atmosphere, fantastic views and diverse rolling terrain providing challenges and hidden delights for all ability levels.

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Snow Resort Stats



Elevation Top 1649m
Elevation Bottom 1200m
Vertical Drop 462m
Skiable Terrain 126ha
Longest Run 2.4km
Beginner 25%%
Intermediate 45%%
Advanced 30%%
Total Number of Trails 32



Total 8
Highest Lifted Point 1649m
Gondolas & Trams N
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 2
Quad Chairs N
Triple Chairs N
Double Chairs 1
Surface Lifts 4
Uphill Capacity 9218 people/hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 81.5 hectares
Total Number of Guns 204
Annual Average Snowfall 2.1 m

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 1
Name Novice Terrain Park
Half Pipes 0
Half Pipe Size
Total Terrain Park Area Size

Location & Travel Info
Country: New Zealand
Address: Coronet Peak Ski Area

P O Box 359


New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 442 4620
Nearest Town: Queenstown
Nearest Airport: Queenstown
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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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Coronet Peak On Twitter
  • CoronetPeak: Pioneer Competitors will get to experience some of Queenstown's best X-Country riding in November 2018, right on... 3 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Frist tracks and fresh pow today… bring on the 2018 season already! Get in on our Earlybird Sale!... 12 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: 😳 27cm snow overnight! ❄️❄️❄️ Photo credit Paul Jones 13 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Good luck to all the riders in the Tour of Southland! Today's stage finishes on our doorstep around 2:20pm with... 20 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Spring + Mt Hutt Terrain Park = Super Fun Times We have some big news for everyone out there who loves spring... 40 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: How does winning a custom Monster Energy snowboard sound? Midnight tonight is your last chance to submit your... 46 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: We'd like to extend our congratulations to Adam Barwood, Alice Robinson and Nils Coberger who have all come away... 49 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: That's it folks! Our 2017 season has come to a close but what a year it was! Here is a snapshot of just a few of... 50 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: It’s Closing day!!! Come up in your Retro wear, Race your mate out at Rocky and cut some final laps for 2017... 51 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The snow is holding up extremely well and the skiing on groomed trails is excellent. Will be firm at first then... 52 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Our final weekend sees a final park build with two large jumps and a middle box feature. Go big then go home! See you here... 52 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Our final weekend is almost upon us! Still fun to be had out there. 😁⛷️🏂 52 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: We've had a light dusting of snow at the peak and we're looking forward to a sunshine filled afternoon! See the... 53 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Some people take the run "Shirtfront" a bit more literally than others! 😂 🎥: Josh Clark 53 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Fine and sunny to start the day. See the full report at 54 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The 17/18 season is nearly here! Last chance to get your US$469 Mountain Collective pass before they are gone.... 55 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Spring is the perfect time for getting into the terrain park. Follow our snowboarding instructor Nick as he goes... 55 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: We're back open for more of this! Don't miss out! 55 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: We're back up and running with more Spring slushies on offer. Wax the gear and come on up this week for the last... 56 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: After an extensive storm last night the Peak will unfortunately be CLOSED today. This will allow the saturated... 57 days ago