New Zealand ski fields – where to start
New Zealand offers some of the world’s best skiing, with a huge number of fields in a few stunning areas and epic heli skiing throughout the ...
Tūroa Ski Area offers varied terrain and features both Australasia’s longest vertical descent and New Zealand’s highest lift, the six-seater ‘High Noon Express’.
The Alpine Meadow beginners’ area is adjacent to a tobogganing area for the kids, while 12 long, groomed intermediate runs suit the upper-level learners.
A huge range of black and black diamond tracks run alongside two spectacular lift-accessed backcountry areas, so big-mountain skiers will find an ever-changing range of natural terrain features to play on. Extensive on-mountain facilities include three excellent cafes dotted around the field.