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Coronet Peak

Coronet Peak Ski Resort Guide

Coronet Peak, New Zealand

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Coronet Peak Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift5,410ft
Resort Height4,032ft
 Nearest AirportsQueenstown and Wanaka
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Coronet Peak at a glance

The closest major ski centre to Queenstown also has New Zealand's biggest snow-making facility, night skiing and a high speed quad. A rare joint area lift ticket is also available with The Remarkables and Mount Hutt.

 When will it snow in Coronet Peak?

The next notable snow forecast for Coronet Peak is 1in, expected on 8 August, with around 6in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Coronet Peak Facts, Stats and Ratings

Coronet Peak Rated

Ratings for Coronet Peak
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Coronet Peak?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Coronet Peak
Highest Lift5,410ft
Lowest Trail4,032ft
Resort Altitude (Coronet Peak)4,032ft
Max Vertical1,378ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Coronet Peak Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Coronet Peak
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Coronet Peak Summary

The New Zealand Ski Resort of Coronet Peak has direct access to 42 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

On the Mountain

The most difficult run is the 'Walkabout / Sarah Sue'.

 Skiing in Coronet Peak

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

 Snowboarding in Coronet Peak

Halfpipes cut by special grooming attachment and assisted by snow making.

When is Coronet Peak open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Coronet Peak.


Usual opening is Early June, and usual closing is Early October.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Coronet Peak.

Snow Making

Coronet Peak is able to make snow, with 85 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts of Coronet Peak are able to uplift 6,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Coronet Peak?

Coronet Peak is in Queenstown Lakes, Otago, New Zealand.

How can I get to Coronet Peak?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Coronet Peak are Queenstown, Wanaka and Invercargill, all within three hours drive. Queenstown and Wanaka are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

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