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The Top 10 Ski Resorts in New Zealand Rated for Beginners, Experts and Snowboarders

New Zealand Ski Resort Ratings

This page shows only the Top Ski Resorts of New Zealand, ranked according to various criteria.

Opinion Alert:- Only the fact-based comparisons are reliable; everything else is purely subjective and your experience may vary. J2Ski are not responsible for your snow, your mates or your attitude... although we hope you enjoy them all!

There are J2Ski guides to some 33 Ski Resorts in New Zealand.

Top 6 New Zealand Ski Resorts for Highest Ski Areas

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the Ski Areas at Highest Altitude (maximum height above sea level)
 Ski Resort Top
Turoa2,320m7,612ft
Whakapapa2,300m7,546ft
Mount Ruapehu2,300m7,546ft
Roundhill2,133m6,998ft
Mount Hutt2,080m6,824ft
Mount Dobson2,046m6,713ft

Top 10 New Zealand Ski Resorts for Best Expert Skiing

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the Best skiing for Expert Skiers
 Ski Resort Experts
Turoa5*
Whakapapa4*
Temple Basin4*
Porter Heights4*
Coronet Peak3*
Mount Ruapehu3*
Mount Hutt3*
Treble Cone3*
Mount Dobson3*
Cardrona3*

Top 10 New Zealand Ski Resorts for Best Intermediate skiing

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the Best skiing for Intermediate skiers
 Ski Resort Interm.
Whakapapa5*
Mount Ruapehu5*
The Remarkables4*
Mount Lyford4*
Turoa4*
Mount Hutt4*
Treble Cone4*
Cardrona4*
Rainbow3*
Coronet Peak3*

Top 9 New Zealand Ski Resorts for Best gentle Skiing

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the Best skiing for Beginners
 Ski Resort Beginn.
Rainbow4*
Coronet Peak4*
Cardrona4*
Whakapapa3*
Turoa3*
Mount Ruapehu3*
Treble Cone3*
Mount Dobson3*
Porter Heights3*

Top 9 New Zealand Ski Resorts for Best Boarding

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the Best Snowboarding
 Ski Resort Snowboarding
Whakapapa4*
Coronet Peak4*
Turoa4*
Mount Hutt4*
Treble Cone4*
Mount Dobson4*
Cardrona4*
Rainbow3*
Mount Ruapehu3*

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