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The Remarkables is serious fun for families and big kids at heart.
Learning to snow board at the spectacular Remarkables Ski Field

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The Remarkables Ski Field - Suitable For All Abilities

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The wide gentle slopes are perfect for beginners and families and as you progress there are challenges aplenty, including epic black diamond runs for the experts in the family.

Resort Says:


'The famous Remarkables mountain range is home to The Remarkables ski field, an easy 35 minute drive from downtown Queenstown. A true alpine mountain experience, The Remarkables offers terrain and facilities to suit everyone from first timers to seasoned, expert skiers and snowboarders.'

2017 Season

Scheduled Open: 10 June - 8 October 2017


Beginner 30%, Intermediate 40%, Advanced 30%


The Remarkables Café offers endless choice from hearty meals to quick snacks and for a drink the bar is the place to go for your caffeine fix or a relaxing beer.  If you’re hungry on the snow the Snack Shack is the place to go.  The Remarkables Snowsports School have lessons for all abilities and for the little ones there is a licensed childcare centre for 3months to 5 years and Kea Club for the little learners. You can also hire all your equipment from the Rental Department or buy something you forgot at the Remarkables shop and when you’re out on the snow store your gear at the guest storage area.  There is also a First Aid base in case of accidents. 

Driving time

45 minute drive from Queenstown, 28km

Ski Shuttles

NZSki Express $20 return from Queenstown Snow Centre , departs every 20 minutes during peak times. NZSki Hotel Pickup $30 per person return. Pre-book your seat by 9pm the night before. Pick ups from designated Queenstown accommodation providers.


Holiday Packages



See winter holiday packages featuring The Remarkables.


Remarkables ski area, Queenstown - trail map

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