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Treble Cone

Treble Cone Ski Resort Guide

Treble Cone, New Zealand

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,960m
Resort Height1,200m
 Nearest AirportsWanaka and Queenstown
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Treble Cone

The southern hemisphere's first six-seater detachable chair opened at Treble Cone in 1996, a major coup. New Zealand's biggest ski area in terms of skiable terrain ( 550 hectares) , off-slope facilities are in the town of Wanaka.

Summary

The New Zealand ski resort of Treble Cone is at an altitude of 1,200m.

Treble Cone has direct access to 41 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

Skiing

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Treble Cone?

The next notable snow forecast is 8cm, expected on 2 October, with around 8cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Treble Cone Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
18
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
20
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Treble Cone Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,960m
Lowest Piste1,260m
Resort Altitude (Treble Cone)1,200m
Max Vertical760m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Treble Cone
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Apres-Ski

Treble Cone Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Boundary Chutes'.

Snowboarding

Excellent snowboarding terrain including natural half pipe and powder bowls.

Location and Map

Where is Treble Cone?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Treble Cone is Wanaka, 39 minutes drive away.

Queenstown airport is also within three hours drive.

Wanaka is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 30 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Treble Cone open?

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

Usual opening is Late June, and usual closing is Late September.

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 Treble Cone, 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 Treble Cone Tourist Office for the latest.

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