Insider's Guide: The Remarkables

Insider’s Guide: The Remarkables

Destination Queenstown

The Remarkables Ski Area

The famous Remarkables mountain range is all about fun, families freestyle and you finding your freedom! A scenic 40 minute drive from downtown Queenstown. What’s not to love about three sun-drenched, north-facing snow-filled bowls perfectly formed to cater for everyone from absolute beginners to powderhounds.

With over 350 hectares of terrain to explore, modern facilities and a new high-speed six-seater chairlift to Sugar Bowl, as well as 2.5km of new trails for 2020. Explore the mountain at your own pace and enjoy kiwi hospitality from our cafes, restaurant or bar.

Equipment can be hired on the mountain for kids and adults of all abilities. Experienced and fun coaches are available for ski and snowboard lessons for everyone, please book in advance to ensure your spot and progress your skills on snow.

A ski bus is available from central Queenstown and can be booked online or you can drive the scenic alpine road. Please check the website for weather and road conditions before heading up.

Sun-drenched slopes with terrain to keep all ability levels entertained, The Remarkables really is fun for everyone. For winter 2020, The Remarkables will be open everyday during the July and September/October NZ school holidays, then weekends only.

A visit to Queenstown isn’t complete without skiing The Remarkables and sister mountain Coronet Peak.