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Tūroa Ski Area, Mt Ruapehu

Wild, playful, and mighty. Tūroa sits on the southwestern slopes of Mt Ruapehu, the country’s largest active volcano. Tūroa is known for its huge snow bases, unique volcanic terrain, wide trails & epic terrain parks. It is one of New Zealand’s largest ski areas with the nation’s longest vertical drop at 2,369ft (722m). 


Summit: 7,618 ft
Vertical: 2,369 ft
Base: 5,331 ft

Terrain Difficulty

Annual Snowfall

Skiable Acres

Membership Details

3 FREE days with a qualified season pass to any Powder Alliance Resort.
  • Tickets are FREE 7 Days A Week, NO RESTRICTIONS.
  • Tickets are non-transferable and must be used by pass holder only.
  • Offer valid for 22/23 unrestricted pass holders from participating Powder Alliance Resorts only.

Ticket Pickup Details

Trail Map

Check out Tūroa's 1,200 acres, 2,369 vertical feet, 43 trails and 9 lifts giving you access to tons of steeps, groomers, and natural volcanic terrain.


Get a first-person perspective of the mountain with live webcams compatible with any device.

Dining At Tūroa Ski Area

Tūroa's on-mountain dining covers all the bases. After you’ve hit the slopes, hit the award-winning on-mountain cafés and bars for great après ski with stunning views of the central North Island.

Lodging Near Tūroa Ski Area

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