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Charlotte Pass

Charlotte Pass Ski Resort Guide

Charlotte Pass, Australia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Charlotte Pass Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,954m
Resort Height1,765m
 Nearest AirportCanberra
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Charlotte Pass at a glance

A small and intimate resort named after Charlotte Adams, the first woman to climb Mt. Kosciusko, with her surveyor father in 1881, when she was just 21. Charlotte Pass Village is the highest village in Australia and the only Winter access is by over-snow transport from Perisher Valley, 8km away, it also hold's the record for the coldest temperature ever recorded in Australia, - 23 degrees Celsius. The resort is proud of its isolation and the intimate atmosphere this creates, along with queue free skiing. The historic Kosciusko Chalet at the resorts centre was established in 1930 and represent the birth of modern skiing in Australia.

 When will it snow in Charlotte Pass?

The next notable snow forecast for Charlotte Pass is 6cm, expected on 4 August, with around 81cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Charlotte Pass Facts, Stats and Ratings

Charlotte Pass Rated

Ratings for Charlotte Pass
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Charlotte Pass?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Charlotte Pass
Highest Lift1,954m
Lowest Piste1,765m
Resort Altitude (Charlotte Pass)1,765m
Max Vertical189m

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Charlotte Pass Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Charlotte Pass
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Charlotte Pass Summary

The Australian Ski Resort of Charlotte Pass has direct access to 19 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,765m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Charlotte Pass is 2km long.

 Skiing in Charlotte Pass

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

 Snowboarding in Charlotte Pass

Charlotte Pass offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Charlotte Pass.

When is Charlotte Pass open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Charlotte Pass.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Charlotte Pass.

Snow Making

Charlotte Pass is able to make snow, on 2km of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts of Charlotte Pass are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Charlotte Pass?

Charlotte Pass is in New South Wales, Australia.

How can I get to Charlotte Pass?

 By Air

The nearest airport to Charlotte Pass is Canberra which is 163 minutes drive away.

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