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Spring Storm brings 45cm of snow to Cardrona

Monday, 17 September 2018, 10:52 am | Cardrona

45cm of fresh, dry powder snow has fallen at Cardrona since last night. It is still snowing heavily, and this is forecast to continue throughout the day. This is the largest single snowfall of winter 2018. More >>

Significant Growth Leads to Continued Investment in Cardrona

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 8:30 pm | Cardrona

The 2017 winter season has been another record-breaking year for Cardrona Alpine Resort, leading to continued investment in the resort in a multi-year development project. More >>

Massive Line up for Monster Energy Jossi Wells Invitational

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 5:03 pm | Cardrona

Olympic & X Games gold medallists will line up alongside other stars of skiing & snowboarding for the 2017 Monster Energy Jossi Wells Invitational this September. The Invitational returns to Cardrona for the second year, following 2016’s successful ... More >>

Athletes Call the “Best Jump in the World”

Monday, 15 August 2016, 11:21 am | Cardrona

The Big Air jump for Monster Energy presents the Jossi Wells Invitational at Cardrona Alpine Resort has been dubbed the “best jump in the world” by the athletes attending the inaugural competition. More >>

Cardrona Chondola a Game Changer for NZ Ski Industry

Thursday, 11 August 2016, 1:39 pm | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort are changing the game for the New Zealand ski industry – installing a $10million combined lift of gondola cabins and chairs in time for the 2017 winter season. The new McDougall’s Express Chondola will be the first cabin-style ... More >>

Record Breaking Start to 2016 Winter at Cardrona

Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 1:45 pm | Cardrona

The start of the 2016 winter has been a record-breaker for Cardrona Alpine Resort, with a 20% growth on previous winters. The growth has largely come from an influx of first time skiers and snowboarders, with the resort gearing up for a further increase ... More >>

Monster Energy Presents the Jossi Wells Invitational

Friday, 22 July 2016, 12:42 pm | Cardrona

Winter X Games gold medallist Jossi Wells is holding an invitational Big Air event for the world’s best skiers & snowboarders at Cardrona Alpine Resort this August. Kiwi skiers and snowboarders will go head to head against a stacked field of international ... More >>

Cardrona open for 2016

Sunday, 12 June 2016, 8:12 pm | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort is open for the 2016 winter, with a bluebird day to welcome skiers and snowboarders to the season. All four chairlifts, two surface conveyors including the new conveyor tunnel, and main trails opened to the public at 8.30am ... More >>

All Trails Set To Open For Cardrona’s June 11 Opening Day

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 11:57 am | Cardrona

After a significant pre-season snowfall early this week, Cardrona Alpine Resort is on track to have all trails open by Opening Day. With the current snow base, cold temperatures, snowmaking and grooming capabilites, all guns are blazing for the resort ... More >>

Cardrona Renames Chairlift in Innovative Growth Scheme

Friday, 1 April 2016, 10:05 am | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort has entered into an exciting new corporate partnership with FindSomeone, New Zealand’s largest premium dating site. The partnership is a key element of Cardrona’s innovative new growth and retention scheme for snow sports ... More >>

Cardrona Announces New Beginner Features for Winter 2016

Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 10:52 am | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort is extending its offering for beginner skiers and snowboarders with a brand new beginner trail and New Zealand’s first “Gallery” conveyer lift tunnel. More >>

Anton Cooper Training for Rio 2016 Olympics at Cardrona

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 2:18 pm | Cardrona

Olympic mountain biker Anton Cooper is setting his sights sky-high for Rio 2016 with altitude training at Cardrona Alpine Resort this month, ahead of the Altherm Mountain Bike National Championships. More >>

Cardrona Winter Season Passes on Sale

Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 9:20 am | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort’s 2016 ‘Earlybird’ season pass sale has just been released, with developments announced for the base area of Valley View Quad for season pass holders. More >>

Cardrona Hosts Carting Fundraiser in Wanaka

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 12:10 pm | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort are bringing their all-new mountain carts from the peaks to central Wanaka, in a fundraiser for Adaptive Snow Sports New Zealand. More >>

Cardrona Athlete Jossi Wells Wins X Games Gold

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 9:50 am | Cardrona

Wanaka local & Cardrona athlete Jossi Wells has made history, becoming the first New Zealander to win a Winter X Games event. More >>

World's Elite Train At Cardrona's Spring Camp

Wednesday, 28 October 2015, 10:31 am | Cardrona

The world’s elite snow sports athletes honed their skills and pushed the envelope at this year’s Spring Camp at Cardrona, which saw the end of the resort’s 2015 winter operations last Sunday. The annual two-week training camp attracted world ... More >>

Cadrona Extend Opening Hours

Friday, 11 September 2015, 11:05 am | Cardrona

Cardrona is set to have the best season it’s had in 20 years – just 15cm off beating its own record of 333cm total snowfall in a season. The resort is experiencing one of the best seasons in regards to snowfall and snow conditions that it has seen ... More >>

Ramping Up For Winter Games 2015

Friday, 14 August 2015, 11:52 am | Cardrona

Cardrona Alpine Resort have undergone new developments to create the next level of competition for freestyle skiing and snowboarding events in New Zealand at the 2015 Audi Quattro Winter Cardrona Alpine Resort has also announced a partnership with ... More >>

40 Sec Video Snow Report

Saturday, 11 July 2015, 8:41 am | Cardrona

40 Sec Video Snow Report - Olympic Superpipe Opening This Week! ENDS More >>

Cardrona on Track to Open Olympic Superpipe within a Week

Saturday, 4 July 2015, 10:21 am | Cardrona

After a bumper start to the 2015 winter season, Cardrona has accelerated the construction of its freestyle features and currently offers the most extensive terrain park facilities in the Southern Hemisphere. Cardrona’s 22ft Olympic Superpipe, the only one of ... More >>