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Related Regions: New Zealand, Otago, Southern Hemisphere

Overview

Cardrona Alpine Resort is situated high on the mountains between Wanaka (33km) and Queenstown (57km) on the South Island of New Zealand. Cardrona is a relaxed and friendly ski resort that provides visitors with wide open beginner trails, expansive freeride terrain and world class terrain parks. Cardrona is a well rounded resort with amazing views and on-mountain accommodations.

 

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Elevation

  • 6102ft
    Summit
  • 1969ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 4154ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • 6
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    25%

  • Intermediate Runs

    50%

  • Advanced Runs

    25%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    38

  • Terrain Parks

    4

  • Longest Run

    2.5 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    852 ac

More Info

Cardrona is made up of three distinct bowl areas spread across 345 hectares. Cardrona is especially popular among families and beginners. Large wide open groomers make it an ideal place to learn. Experts can find some great off-piste terrain and steeps in the Arcadia Chutes.

Base facilities surround a central courtyard and include multiple restaurants - Base Cafe, Mezz Cafe, Juice and Java Bar, Captain's Pizzeria and Noodle Bar. Snow shop, ski and snowboard school, full rental services, licensed childcare, apartment accommodation, medical center, and guest services. A Separate 200-seat cafe sits on the far side of the mountain with expansive decks.


Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing06/15/201910/21/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    105
  • Projected Days Open
    121
  • Years Open
    37
  • Average Snowfall
    26000"

Best Cardrona Alpine Resort Hotels

Kitchen and Dining
9 Lakeside Road Wanaka,
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
72 Helwick Street Wanaka, 9305
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet during Autumn
494 Mt. Aspiring Road Wanaka, 9343
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

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Cardrona Alpine Resort Reviews

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28th August 20164
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23rd August 20165
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Contact Info

  • Cardrona Alpine Resort

    P.O. Box 117

    Wanaka

    New Zealand


    Phone: +64 3 443 7341

    info@cardrona.com

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