Queenstown The Adventure
Capital of the World, takes pride of place as our best
winter wonderland. Right on its doorstep are glistening snow
slopes, and a hundred different adventure options from
heli-skiing to jet boating and bungee jumping.
Coronet Peak is only 25 minutes away and is an integral part of
the glamour and excitement of Queenstown. The adrenalin-pumping,
heart-thumping action on the Peaks sunny slopes, carries
over to legendary festival events and the non-stop downtown
nightlife. Many visitors regard Coronet Peak as the best complete
ski/board and après ski package in New Zealand - the ultimate
The field has world-class facilities, including a high-speed quad
chair that whisks you up to the highest point at 1,650 metres.
The view from the summit of the crown-like peak is astounding,
with breathtaking views of The Remarkables, Lake Wakatipu and the
Crown Range. The season runs from June to October, and the snow
ratings are 20% beginner, 45% intermediate and 35% advanced.
Lifts include 1 quad, 1 triple chair, 1 double chair, T-Bar,
handle-tow. A magic carpet carries skiers up the Big Easy
The large modern base complex has a licensed brasserie, bar,
self-service café, ski/snowboard rental and training schools.
Exclusive sundown skiing and boarding is available, with
attractive twilight and night combo packages, which include
refreshments and meals. A range of daytime Super Pass options can
be purchased for Coronet Peak and other South Island ski fields,
with discounts extending to activity options in Queenstown.
Coronet Peak is the scintillating flagship of the
Queenstown winter scene. It was New Zealands first
commercial ski field and now has a truly international flavour,
hosting innovative high profile events such as the Winter
Festival and Compaq 50K endurance race.
The 'Peak' offers top terrain, which guarantees maximum fun for
everyone on the slopes. The action never stops - slide or ride
into the magic of the night.