Coronet Peak

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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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Last updated - 8 hours ago
Coronet Peak On Twitter
  • CoronetPeak: After an extensive storm last night the Peak will unfortunately be CLOSED today. This will allow the saturated... 19 hrs ago
  • CoronetPeak: Ted Ligety has dropped by Rocky Gully to get some final turns before leaving NZ. Have you seen him? 1 day ago
  • CoronetPeak: Feeling tired this morning, it's because those clocks sprung forward overnight. Come up and blow the cobwebs away... 1 day ago
  • CoronetPeak: It's the weekend! This morning was the last first tracks of the season - thanks to everyone who came up and... 2 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Pete OSWALD ::free skier:: found some hang time out at Greengates. Still plenty of terrain to explore! 3 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Morning cloud expected to clear and great spring skiing will be the result. See the full report at 4 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Here's Stefan with the low down about our upcoming Ski and Snowboard Queenstown Gravity Cross event on Satuday -... 5 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: More spring skiing ahead of us today, if you have the day off you'll be lucky to find a better way to spend it.... 5 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: This is what spring is all about! Take all look at the craziness that was the 2017 Quest Queenstown X Lib Tech... 6 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Didn't come up today? Don't worry, you're only missing out on this... 😀☀️❄️ 6 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Another dusting of new snow to top up the 45cm we've had in September so far!! Check out the full snow report: 7 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The annual Battle of the Basin was held on Wednesday with over 190 students from local schools participating! It... 8 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: With snow flurries down to the base building there is plenty of Sunday fun to be had at the Peak. Mild... 8 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Thanks to everyone who came up for the 2017 Quest Queenstown X Lib Tech Banked Slalom! Check out some of the... 9 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: TOMORROW: Get ready for downhill mayhem as the Quest Queenstown Banked Slalom goes off! Race starting from... 10 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Lifts are currently on hold due to wind as we assess today's conditions. Sorry about the inconvenience, we'll update you as things progress! 10 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: More snow expected this afternoon and another significant dump is due over the weekend!! Check out the full snow... 10 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Good morning, see the full report at 11 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The sun is coming out and the skiing and riding is fantastic thanks to our full mountain coverage! Get on up and enjoy some spring time fun! 12 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The Quest Lib-Tech Banked Slalom.. Come along this Saturday 16 September and prepare yourself for a day full of... 13 days ago