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The Remarkables

The Remarkables Ski Resort Guide

The Remarkables, New Zealand

Rated: 4/5 (from 1 ratings)

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

Skiing in a large treeless basin with wonderful views of Lake Wakatipu.

The Remarkables Summary

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.

Skiing in The Remarkables

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

Snowboarding in The Remarkables

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

The Remarkables Snow Forecast

When will it snow in The Remarkables?

The next notable snow forecast for The Remarkables is 11cm, expected on 24 September, with around 58cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for The Remarkables

Ski Area Stats

The Remarkables Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for The Remarkables
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

The Remarkables Altitudes

The Remarkables Ski Area Height

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

The Remarkables Rated

Ratings for The Remarkables
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is The Remarkables?

The Remarkables is in Queenstown Lakes, Otago, New Zealand.

Map of The Remarkables

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How to get to The Remarkables

 By Air

The nearest airports to The Remarkables 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

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

Snow Making

The Remarkables is able to make snow, on 10km of ski runs,.

The Remarkables Season Dates

When is The Remarkables open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for The Remarkables.


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

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in The Remarkables.

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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