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Manganui Ski Resort Guide

Manganui, New Zealand

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers.
Highest Lift1,680m
Resort Height1,260m
 Nearest AirportsNew Plymouth and Wanganui
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The New Zealand ski resort of Manganui is at an altitude of 1,260m.


Manganui has direct access to 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.


Manganui offers good sking, particularly, for Expert skiers.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Manganui is 2km long and the most difficult run is the 'Going Off'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Manganui?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Manganui.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Manganui

Ski Area Stats

Manganui Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Manganui Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,680m
Lowest Piste1,260m
Resort Altitude (Manganui)1,260m
Max Vertical420m

Ski Slope Aspects


Manganui has ski slopes facing east.

Location and Map

Where is Manganui?

This ski resort is in Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Manganui is New Plymouth, 56 minutes drive away.

Wanganui airport is also within three hours drive.

New Plymouth is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 2,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Manganui open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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