Coronet Peak is Closed
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Last Update: Friday 1 August, 07:12
Current Temperature
Road Status
Upper Mtn Base 60cm
Lower Mtn Base 35cm
Last Snow Fall 2cm 31 Jul
Machine Groomed


Coronet Peak is closed today due to gale force winds across the mountain and lightning making it unsafe to open. Tomorrow is looking much better with the added bonus of new snow in the forecast. We hope to see you all then. Look out for Coronet Peak Staff collecting for Orphans aid around Queenstown today. Please give generously.


Currently strong northwest winds affecting the entire mountain. Metservice Forecast, Rain near the headwaters with heavy falls and thunderstorms. Scattered falls further east. Snow to 1800 meters Gale force winds expected today.

Access Road

Chain free for all vehicles. Grit has been applied to slippery corners so keep your speed down and drive with courtesy.

Don't Forget...

International alpine chic has arrived at Coronet Peak as we welcome Clicquot in the Snow event will be at Coronet Peak. Clicquot in the Snow offers locals and Queenstown visitors a chance to paint the town yellow and toast the winter season with one of the world's finest champagnes. Come visit the pop-up bar on the deck and enjoy a spot of golf while your at it!

All Lifts

Provides access right to the top of Coronet Peak at 1650m

Big high speed 6 seater chairlift taking you right to the icebar

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

Racers paradise in Rocky Gully, check out Heidi's Hut restaurant at the base of the lift

Come ride with me!

Our more advanced beginner slope for practicing your progression before riding Meadows Express

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

Skiwiland kids have their very own magic carpet!

Terrain Parks

Lots of fun obstacles and rollers to enjoy!

You will find the park at the bottom of Million Dollar heading for Wall St. Big Easy also has some features installed.


Be the first to enjoy freshly groomed trails everyday from 8am.

Try our delicious $10 wood smoked pizzas and Corona specials out on the deck from 4 till 9pm this Friday and Saturday

New Zealands best instructors are waiting for your reservation!

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

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

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


Try out our delicious Mountain Meals

Our burgers are handmade and delicious

Find me out on the deck between 11am and 2.30pm.

Heidi's Hut is closed today. Delicious food can be found at the base building.

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

Amongst the wind, snow and stormy weather we had moments of bliss at Coronet Peak today.


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Queenstowns Coronet Peak ski area has been awarded the 2014 Green Ribbon Award for its ongoing environmentally sustainable procedures.

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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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