Whakapapa Snow Report Open

15:22 PM - 10/09/16       
Last Snowfall (08/09/16) 30cm
Min Snow Depth 236cm
Max Snow Depth 390cm
Snow conditions are firm on trail, variable off trail with some pockets of fresh snow.


4° Sunny
Presently it is clear with strong winds on the upper mountain, easing winds on the lower mountain. The forecast is for the wind to ease today.


The Bruce Road is now OPEN


Lift facilities here at Whakapapa are OPEN. Some upper mountain lifts will remain ON HOLD due to strong winds. This will be constantly assessed and should conditions improve they will operate. Lifts will also remain open until 4.30pm tonight due to the late start with the wind.

Lift and Facilities

Beginners Area
Happy Valley Beginners Open
Upper Mountain
Waterfall Express Chair Open
Rangatira Express Open

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