Cardrona New Zealand

A relaxed and friendly ski and snowboard resort located between Queenstown and Wanaka

Cardrona is located in the Crown Range only 55 minutes (58 km) easy drive, shuttle or bus trip from Queenstown and 35 minutes (34 kilometers) from Wanaka. 
Cardrona is the largest ski area easily accessed from Queenstown with 20-35% more terrain on offer. 

Cardrona has consistently good weather and reliable snow conditions - Cardrona has superb, wide terrain spread across three main valleys. 

It boosts the longest snow season in the South Island and offers something for every one, for those wanting to ski for the first time to those that simply cannot live without their fix of winter excitement ! 

Opening Dates 2018 - To be advised 

The Mountain
Highest lifted point 1860 m
Longest run: 4 km
Skiable area: 345 hectares


4 Quad chairlifts
1 Platter tow
2 surface conveyor lifts

Ski & Snowboard School
Private Lessons (your time - your pace)
Group lessons 2 hour lessons twice daily
First Time Package - save with lift, lesson and rental combo's

Located between Wanaka and Queenstown
Drive time from Wanaka: 35 minutes
Drive time from Queenstown: 60 minutes

Family Resort
4 dedicated kids centres !

On Mountain Rental Service
Medical Centre & qualified physio
5 cafes & restaurants

Snow Shop
Day and overnight lockers