We're making some SOLID progress with our Delta Quad Chairlift! This fine, sunny weather has allowed us to start pouring concrete for the foundation of the towers
Mt Ngauruhoe making an appearance through the cloud during a scenic chairlift ride up to Knoll Ridge café! Don't miss out on our end of summer deal: $15 Adult, $10 Youth & $35 Family for a return trip.
Offer ends 5th March
Mountain bike, run or walk some of the coolest terrain on the planet this Saturday, 25 February 2017! The GIANT Ruapehu Express involves a mountain bike event and a separate run/walk event in the foothills of Mt Ruapehu. The MTB 58km, MTB 21km, Run/Walk 21km and Run/Walk 16km have a different course and start line, but they share a finish in the mountain side township of Ohakune. For more info...
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From where you'd rather be... We are looking for permanent, qualified Electricians to join our team at Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Areas - Apply now at [ Bit.ly Link ] to work (and play) on New Zealand's largest winter playground!
A little cloud never hurt anybody! You can still experience Mt Ruapehu's unique volcanic terrain with one of our short freedom walks to Meads Wall - a short 10 minute walk from the base area. Might pay to pack the rain jacket though!
Hello friends! We have entered the Tourism Industry Aotearoa Photo Competition and need YOUR help to win! How can you help? Click on the link & 'like' the original photo (liking this post won't count). Cheers!
Our Marketing Team is growing and we’re on the hunt for some amazing snow-loving creative marketers to join our team!

We’re looking for a Marketing Manager to help drive our brand strategy, plus two Marketing Executives to execute our digital and media plans at Whakapapa and Turoa.
If you think you have what it takes and are looking for your next challenge, get in touch and tell us why we...
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360 views ft. Mt Ngauruhoe and Mt Taranaki (aka Mt Egmont) on the journey up to the Crater Lake. It's pretty hard not to stop and admire the view!
If you haven't ticked our Scenic Chairlift Ride to New Zealand's highest café - the Knoll Ridge off your summer bucket list, now is the time!
Return trip: $15 Adult, $10 Youth (5-18 yrs) and $35 Family (2 parents & 3 youth).
*Available until 5th March 2017 - Don't miss out on this end of summer deal!

Whakapapa Adult Programme registrations are ONLINE! Get stoked for winter and register early to secure a spot!

...Stay tuned for more info on our 2017 Turoa Programmes.
We are looking for Medical Professionals to join our small, dynamic, motivated team this winter in the Mt Ruapehu Urgent Care Clinic. If you are a Doctor, Nurse, & Radiographer who wants to work and play in the North Island's biggest winter playground APPLY NOW at
Pack your hiking boots & round up the troops because it's another blue bird day! Landscapes like these await you on the way to the Crater Lake.
Alpine flowers are blooming on Mt Ruapehu! During the summer, you are likely to see colourful flowers around including mountain daisies and purple parahebe. It's pretty incredible to see delicate plants flourish in such harsh climate.

[Pictures: Renee Hodgson]
At an altitude of 2,670m, the views of the Crater Lake, Tongariro National Park and snow-filled glacial valleys are pretty spectacular - especially when Mother Nature keeps blessing us with clear blue sky and bright sun!
Guided Crater Lake Hikoi - Not your typical summer hike!
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Funky clouds during this morning's commute up the Bruce Road!
Happy Waitangi Day, Kiwis! We're expecting another day of blue skies and sunshine, so why not visit NZ's highest café – Knoll Ridge & try our special Waitangi Day burger while taking in the unlimited views of the central plateau?!
Our Crater Lake Hikoi guides are pretty rad - they even let us slide our way back down!