- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain
Closed (end of season)|
Season Start/End: 7/ 6 - 10/13
|1538ft - 1758ft|
|25%| 55%| 20%| 0%|
|from $0.00 to $0.00
Complete list of skipass prices
The Southern Alps of the South Island are host to a number of superb ski resorts. One of which is Rainbow Ski Area near St Arnaud, overlooking Nelson Lakes National Park with its extensive beech forest and beautiful Lake Rotoiti. There are 300 skiable hectares accessed by 5 lifts with terrain for every level of skier and snowboarder. Rainbow is approximately 32 kilometers from St. Arnaud. Ski season usually runs from late June to mid October.
Ski and snowboard lessons, rentals, childrens fun programs, and school group programs.
Private Bag-St Arnaud
7150 Nelson Lakes