OPENING UP A WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES ... Snow Park NZ now also offers an array of new experiences for the average Joe as well as expert and aspiring skiers and boarders.
Snow Park NZ, a boutique mountain resort renowned for itâ€™s world class terrain park and awe-inspiring views, is this year presenting a wider range of experiences for anyone with a sense of adventure, be it on snow or off.
Be the first to experience Cat Skiing in the Roaring Meg, enjoy an afternoon tubing with the family, have your first skiing or boarding lesson in our new dedicated learners area, or stay later and enjoy night skiing. All are complimented with the vibrant restaurant and on-snow accommodation facilities. Day or night, Snow Park NZ will captivate you with its unique combination of activities and laid back atmosphere, and will have you coming back for more...
ON SNOW AND OFF. •
Night Skiing *More terrain
Cat Skiing in the Meg
Dedicated Learner Lift
Olympic size 22ft Halfpipe *New shape
WHAT’S ON THE SNOW?
WHAT’S OFF THE SNOW?
Quarter Pipe & Step Up
Freeride area and racing lanes
Box, rails, jibs and jumps
Triple Line Slopestyle
• • • • • • • •
The Goods Retail Ticketing Ski Patrol Physiotherapy (Wanaka Physio) Restaurant, Bar, Cafe Luxury & Backpacker Accomodation Shuttles from Wanaka & Queenstown Heli shuttles available
• Tubing •
Snow Sports School Learn to ski/ride packages Ski and Snowboard Rental
SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE ... Whether you’re a seasoned pro, or it’s your first time on the Snow, we have something for you! Even if skiing and boarding isn’t for you, we’re sure we can provide an experience worthy of the photo album! From Luxury accommodation and fine dining, to bunk-rooms and burgers, tubing and groomer rides, open fires and music gigs, the choice is almost endless. First time skiers and boarders can find their feet on the dedicated learner lift and beginner area, with professional instruction at hand to boost their learning curve. More experienced riders have a multitude of world class park features to choose from. Our playground offers ever changing jumps, rails, boxes, wall rides, New Zealand’s only quarterpipe, a pristine 22ft halfpipe, and The Bag Jump, sledding, tubing and beginner run. To top it off our cat skiing operates daily. And of course, if you don’t have your fill by the end of the day, night skiing will take you through til 9pm three nights a week!
MAP KEY TERRAIN FEATURES INTERMEDIATE
TERRAIN MT ASPIRING
NIGHT & DAY.
AIR BAG JUMP
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING AND DOG SLEDDING (SNOW FARM NZ)
N W TO NS E E QU
TO SNO W
ARK WP NO
KA PAI CAFE
BAR & RESTAURANT
EVENTS AND CAMPS
WORLD CLASS COMPETITIONS.
VIEW OUR SOCIAL CALENDAR ONLINE WWW.SNOWPARKNZ.COM
SPECTATOR PACKED EVENTS.
Events Our event portfolio ranges from world class competitions & spectator packed events to local gigs held both on-snow and off. Snow Park’s Woolshed offers front row seats overlooking all the on-snow action. 11 JUNE 16 JULY 20/21 JULY 30 JULY 5/6 AUG 14/15 AUG 20/21 AUG 1-3 SEP 1 OCT
Opening Day Burton Junior Event Junior Slopestyle Open Electric Attack Billabong Bro Down Winter Games Slopestyle Winter Games Slopestyle Freeski Open Closing Day
LOCAL GIGS, ON & OFF SNOW.
Camps Freeskiers & Snowboarders! Take your riding to the next level at one of our freestyle training camps. Progress with some of NZ’s best riders and amongst like minded riders. It’s all fun and games! Snow Girls JULY 8,9,10 SEP 2,3,4 School Holiday Snow Groms JULY 18-21 JULY 25-28
SNOW SCHOOL AND RENTALS
FIRST TIMER TO PRO. Have fun in a group or progress with a pro. Snow Park offers coaching, lessons, clinics and camps to every age group and ability level. Learn to ski/ride We run a number of intro and refresher programs for the young and the well ... not so young! You name it, we can arrange it! Intermediate to Advanced Packages Whatever your level, and whatever you want to learn, weâ€™re here to help you take it to the next level.
Rental Packages **New for 2011** Our brand new recreational fleet consists of Rossignol Skis and Burton Snowboards- gear specifically chosen to maximize your on-snow experience. Guests can upgrade to executive equipment consisting of top of the line Armada Halo park skis, and Burton demonstration snowboards for a small fee. Just ask one of our friendly staff whatâ€™s best for you!
SNOW PARK ADVENTURES
INTRODUCING ... Venture into untouched terrain in the Roaring Meg.
Includes access to & from destination, light snacks, refreshments and guided runs in the Roaring Meg. •
3hr round trip, operates 9am daily
Cat Skiing in The Meg Within 30 minutes, the 15 seater enclosed cabin snow cat will have you making first tracks of the day. The cabin doubles as your lift, and a well earned break back to the top following a long run.
Intermediate to advanced skiers, boarders or spectators
Private cat skiing/sightseeing/overnight charters available on application
Transport from Wanaka and Queenstown
Priced from $150 pp
SNOW PARK ADVENTURES
MORE THAN JUST A TERRAIN PARK. Night Skiing
Floodlights light up every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday night (5-9pm) for night skiing, riding, while the Woolshed Restaurant and Bar provide a warm refuge in between runs. •
Twilight pass available for riding from 12.30pm - 9pm
An affordable activity for families and friends of all ages and abilities. The tubing run is 150m long and complimented by the new learner magic carpet lift, while sledders take the chairlift for a fast and furious 500m decent.
Night skiing pass from 5pm - 9pm
Hire the Park for your own private night • Priced from $10 hr skiing group Groomer rides Transport from Wanaka & Queenstown • Priced from $60 hr Priced from $39 per adult
Open 9-4pm daily
FOOD AND MUSIC
WOOLSHED RESTAURANT & BAR
CREATING THE BEST IN KIWI CUISINE.
The best food in the mountains for breakfast, lunch and dinner! On warm days, the smell of the BBQ is a welcome companion to a sunbaking session on the deck. When the temperature drops, two fireplaces keep everyone cosy inside, while mulled wine and toasted marshmallows on the outdoor fire keep the outdoor adventures going. You can even book out the entire venue for private functions! Kai Pie Café If you only have a few minutes to spare in between tricks, stop in for a warm drink or a snack at the Kai Pai Café and be on your way!
GROUPS, FUNCTIONS AND WEDDINGS.
FUNCTIONS, PARTIES OR EVENTS DAY AND NIGHT. The Woolshed Restaurant and Bar hosts a range of functions, parties or events by day or night. The large dining area seats 150 people, with a standing capacity of 250, plus the expansive sun deck overlooks the on-hill action and the breathtaking mountains beyond. The dining room and late night bar has two large open fires and large screens for live sporting events and movies. For the ultimate party why not hire the mountain including night skiing exclusively for the night? The perfect venue choice for a wedding, large or small, formal or informal. Snow Park offers a truly exotic on-snow mountain wedding. Choose from luxury accommodation inclusive or exclusive packages and an assortment of catering options.
LUXURY MOUNTAIN APARTMENTS. Catch the Southern Alps sunset on the mountains’ backpackers and mountain apartments.
The only on-snow backpackers in NZ. The bunkrooms are located above the Woolshed Restaurant & Bar, so there are no issues with catering. You can wake up and ride straight to the lift.
Our luxury mountain apartments are completely unique in New Zealand. Like heaven, with more extras! Each apartment contains four bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, living area, expansive fireplace, LCD televisions, full kitchen, large decks and hot tub. They also come with beautiful South Island sunsets and spectacular resort views. You have the choice of a one bedroom single occupancy, a dual occupancy room or you can rent an entire four bedroom apartment.
Priced from $45 per night
Priced from $180 per night
PRE-PURCHASE YOUR PASS AT WWW.SNOWPARKNZ.COM
On-Snow Accommodation Mountain Apartments En-Suite King/Twin (room only) En-Suite King/Twin with private access to living room and kitchen Full 4 bedroom Apartment Woolshed Bunkrooms Bunk bed* (shared room)
$180/night $380/night $680/night $45/night
Groomer Rides (2pm – 7pm) $60 /hour Cat Skiing in the Meg (dep. 9am) $150 /3 hour Private Cat Rental $800 /hour Bag Jump (check website for times) $30 /2hr $55 /4hr Mountain Tour Complimentary Sledding/Tubing (9am-5pm) $10 /1hr $20/2hr $35/4hr
Full Day Pass (9am – 4pm) Half Day Pass (12.30pm – 4pm)
Night Skiing (5pm – 9pm, Tue,Thu,Fri)
Twilight Pass (12.30 – 4pm & 5 – 9pm)
Learner Lift Pass
Sightseeing (foot passenger)
Season Passes (in season)
Economy* (excludes night riding)
Night Only* (excludes day riding)
* Upgrades to standard season pass available *All season passes have a list of benefits and discounts including 10% off food and beverage. View full list online.
GO ONLINE NOW TO BOOK YOUR ACCOMODATION, PASS OR ADVENTURE www.snowparknz.com
Basic Recreational Full Set (Ski/Board/Boots)
Group Lessons (Max. 8) Lesson Only 2 hours lesson: 10am or 2pm
Learn to Ski/Ride Package
Next Step Ski/Ride Package
Performance Full Set (Ski/Board/Boots)
All day tuition, equipment & beginner lift pass
2 x 2 hour lessons, equipment & all mountain lift pass
Private Lessons (Max. 2) 1 Hour: $120 / Half Day: (2.5hrs) $280 / Full Day: (5hrs) $490
GETTING THERE Auckland
HOW TO FIND US.
Snow Park NZ is situated 35km (40 mins) from Wanaka and 55km (1 hour) from Queenstown. Like most New Zealand resorts, our road is gravel, and we keep it clear of snow and ice. Up the same road and only 2km from Snow Park NZ is the world renowned Snow Farm NZ, New Zealandâ€™s only Cross Country Ski Area. Snow Farm NZ offers nordic skiing for the whole family, tubing, snowshoeing, nordic events and even dog sledding at certain times of the year. Horse riding, a day spa, Adventure Park and the Historic Cardrona Hotel are at the base of the mountain.
Cat Skiing in The Meg EMAIL in fo @ sn ow parknz.com PHONE + 64 3 443 99 91 FA X + 64 POSTAL S 3 443 9990 now Par Wanaka, Nk NZ, PO Box 9 ew Zealand MOUN TA IN OPERATIO NS Open Daily 9am-4pm Night Ski in g 5p m 9p Tues, m Thurs & Frid www.snow ay parknz.co m
is Karen Denn Bel Jones, blo Azocar, on Darby, Pa Holden, Sim berg, Miles pert Vorem Catering, Ru rt, Wanaka milla Stodda Tony Tsai, Ca Oâ€™connell, RS// Chris NTRIBUTE PHOTO CO
Published on May 15, 2011