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Charlotte Pass

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Charlotte Pass Ski Resort Guide

Charlotte Pass, Australia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,954m6,411ft
Resort Height1,765m5,791ft
 Nearest AirportCanberra
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Charlotte Pass

A small ski area around Charlotte Pass Village, the highest village on the continent. Access in the winter is over snow from Perisher, 8km (5 miles) distant.


The ski area of Charlotte Pass is at an altitude of 1,765m5,791ft.

Charlotte Pass has direct access to 19 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,765m5,791ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Charlotte Pass offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Charlotte Pass.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Charlotte Pass is 2km1 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Charlotte Pass?

The next notable snow forecast is 22cm9in, expected on 25 July.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Charlotte Pass

Ski Area Stats

Charlotte Pass Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Charlotte Pass Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,954m6,411ft
Lowest Piste1,765m5,791ft
Resort Altitude (Charlotte Pass)1,765m5,791ft
Max Vertical189m620ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Charlotte Pass
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Charlotte Pass?

This ski resort is in Snowy Monaro Regional, New South Wales, Australia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Charlotte Pass is Canberra, 163 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km1 miles of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Charlotte Pass open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.


NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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