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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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  • CoronetPeak: What huge week! Coronet Peak is looking it's wintery best with 50-70cm packed bottom to top and there's still more… 17 hrs ago
  • CoronetPeak: What huge week! With over Coronet Peak is looking it's wintery best with 50-70cm packed bottom to top and there's s… 17 hrs ago
  • CoronetPeak: We've had to close the road between Skippers Saddle and the Base Building due to another 30cm of snow today. We'll… 1 day ago
  • CoronetPeak: Not something you see every day! With 35cm plus drifts on the deck we had to get the canyon out! Broom broom! 2 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Not something you see everyday! We’re looking at 35cm plus drifts on the deck. Had to get the canyon out to take ca… 2 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: The clouds cleared so we sent out our Snow Inspector Oscar. Look at what he found! 🐶🌨 2 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: More snow coming through this afternoon! Start up the sled!!! 3 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Beautiful dry natural snow overnight along with some quality snowmaking AND more to come this week. Here's the late… 4 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Winter is here!!! 5 days ago
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  • CoronetPeak: 100 days until Winter Games NZ 2018! Relive some of the action of last year's opening ceremony featuring the dual s… 8 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Snow time up here and more to come over the weekend. We have had more than 12 hours dialling in the system. Yay fo… 9 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Deep how deep? Pretty deep if you are a short legged dog. A lazy 35 cms as a late autumn dump. Thanks for sharing… 27 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: There's a lot of snow up here! It's looking great, however if you are heading up chains must be fitted to all vehic… 27 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Woof woof! 35 days ago
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  • CoronetPeak: 13cm overnight and we're in love! 😍😍😍 44 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Today is a reminder that winter is on it's way! ❄️ 46 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Queenstown has it all for an epic winter holiday on and off the snow. Here's the run down thanks to The Urban List… 47 days ago
  • CoronetPeak: Tick tock tick tock! ⏰ Earlybird sale ends MIDNIGHT tonight! Got your 3 peak pass? Buy now ➡️… 50 days ago