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Treble Cone

Treble Cone Ski Resort Guide

Treble Cone, New Zealand

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Treble Cone Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,960m6,430ft
Resort Height1,200m3,937ft
 Nearest AirportsWanaka and Queenstown
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Treble Cone

The southern hemisphere's first six-seater detachable chair opened at Treble Cone in 1996, a major coup. New Zealand's biggest ski area in terms of skiable terrain ( 550 hectares) , off-slope facilities are in the town of Wanaka.

Treble Cone Summary

The New Zealand ski resort of Treble Cone is at an altitude of 1,200m3,937ft.

Treble Cone has direct access to 41 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

Skiing in Treble Cone

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

Treble Cone Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Treble Cone?

The next notable snow forecast for Treble Cone is 2cm1in, expected on 24 September, with around 2cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Treble Cone

Ski Area Stats

Treble Cone Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Treble Cone
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Treble Cone Altitudes

Treble Cone Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Treble Cone
Highest Lift1,960m6,430ft
Lowest Piste1,260m4,134ft
Resort Altitude (Treble Cone)1,200m3,937ft
Max Vertical760m2,493ft

Treble Cone Rated

Ratings for Treble Cone
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Treble Cone Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Boundary Chutes'.

Snowboarding in Treble Cone

Excellent snowboarding terrain including natural half pipe and powder bowls.

Location and Map

Where is Treble Cone?

Treble Cone is in Queenstown Lakes, Otago, New Zealand.

Map of Treble Cone

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How to get to Treble Cone

 By Air

The nearest airports to Treble Cone are Wanaka and Queenstown, all within three hours drive. Wanaka is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts of Treble Cone are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Treble Cone is able to make snow, with 30 snow cannons.

Treble Cone Season Dates

When is Treble Cone open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Treble Cone.

Usual opening is Late June, and usual closing is Late September.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Treble Cone.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Treble Cone, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

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