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The Remarkables

The Remarkables Ski Resort Guide

The Remarkables, New Zealand

Rated: 4/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,940m
Resort Height1,620m
 Nearest AirportsQueenstown and Wanaka
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The Remarkables

The New Zealand ski resort of The Remarkables is at an altitude of 1,620m.


The Remarkables has direct access to a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,620m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.


The Remarkables offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


The Remarkables offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in The Remarkables.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in The Remarkables?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for The Remarkables.

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Snow Forecast by day for The Remarkables

Ski Area Stats

The Remarkables Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


The Remarkables Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,940m
Lowest Piste1,620m
Resort Altitude (The Remarkables)1,620m
Max Vertical320m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for The Remarkables
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is The Remarkables?

This ski resort is in Queenstown Lakes, Otago, New Zealand.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to The Remarkables is Queenstown, 10 minutes drive away.

Wanaka and Invercargill airports are 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 6,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is The Remarkables open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.


Usual opening is Mid June, and usual closing is Early Oct.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in The Remarkables, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the The Remarkables Tourist Office for the latest.

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