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Last Update: Thursday 21 August, 11:38
Current Temperature
-4.7°
Road Status
Open
Upper Mtn Base 75cm
Lower Mtn Base 55cm
Last Snow Fall 1cm 21 Aug
Surface
Machine Groomed

Mountain

A southerly shift overnight has ushered in cold temperatures and light snowfall since 5am, very cold at the top of the mountain so wrap up warm. Snowmaking has been running all night adding a fresh layer to the piste which is groomed full width across all trails, skiing very nicely indeed. We're expecting visability to improve and sunshine for lunch.

Weather

A large high is stationed off the South West coast drawing cold air across the lower south island. Moderate southerly early this morning reducing to a breeze by midday as the high pressure system moves inland. Skies overcast early this morning clearing and becoming sunny by midday. Wrap up warm if you're up for the morning, currently 6 below at the top of the mountain!

Access Road

Chain free for all vehicles. Heavy grit has been applied so drive carefully and observe all speed limits and signage. Please keep left at all times.

Don't Forget...

The beautiful clear and settled weather this week looks set to continue into the weekend making it a great time to get up to Coronet Peak, explore the slopes and enjoy winter at it's best!

All Lifts

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Ride me to the top for fantastic views of the Wakatipu Basin!

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The big high speed 6 seater giving you access to the entire west end of the mountain

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Our beginner chairlift, high speed quad with a loading conveyor to get you safely to the top of the Big Easy

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Taking you up to the racing areas. Heidi's Hut restaurant is waiting for you at the base

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Come ride with me!

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Our steeper beginner carpet, perfect for practising before trying Big Easy!

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I'm the first to take you up the learners slope

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Skiwiland kids have their very own magic carpet!

Terrain Parks

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Lots of fun obstacles and rollers to enjoy!

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You will find the park at Shirt Front. Big Easy also has some features installed.

Services

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A great way to start any day. Fresh groomed trails from 8am to 9am every morning.

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With new snow, night ski this weekend is going to be fun!

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New Zealands best instructors are waiting for your reservation!

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Hi kids, come in and play, the toys and snow are waiting for you :-)

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Grab yourself a tune in the workshop or try our brand new performance skis for 2014

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Lots of deals on everything from helmets, hats, goggles and more.......

Restaurants

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Try out our delicious Mountain Meals

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Our burgers are handmade and delicious

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Grab some quick hot food from me on the deck between 11am and 2.30pm.

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Heidi's Hut is open today so head out towards the t-bar for an extra dining option!

Snowmaking Report

Launch Snowmaking Report

The Snowmaking Report shows details of where snowmaking has taken place at Coronet Peak over the previous 24hr period. The application will download up to 3mb data each time it is loaded. Loading times will vary depending on your system and network speeds.

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Shot of the Day

Little Emma in her 3A Kea Club Lesson with Joanthan Dawson today. The visibility is clear on our beginner areas today but quiet variable further up the hill.

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Upcoming Events

The day doesn’t have to end at 4pm.  On Friday and Saturday night the Coronet Express and the Meadows Express stay open until 9pm.  Have some runs under lights, grab a pizza from the restaurant and sit round one of the braziers on the deck.  What a great end to the day.

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