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Temple Basin

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Temple Basin Ski Resort Guide

Temple Basin, New Zealand

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForFreeriders and Expert Skiers.
Highest Lift1,753m
Resort Height1,410m
 Nearest AirportsHokitika and Christchurch
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Temple Basin

The ski area of Temple Basin is at an altitude of 1,410m.


Temple Basin has direct access to 26 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.


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


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Temple Basin.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Temple Basin?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 28 July.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Temple Basin

Ski Area Stats

Temple Basin Ski Area

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

Altitudes & Slopes

Temple Basin Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,753m
Resort Altitude (Temple Basin)1,410m
Lowest Piste1,401m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Temple Basin
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Temple Basin?

This ski resort is in New Zealand.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Temple Basin is Hokitika, 77 minutes drive away.

Christchurch and Westport airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are four ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Temple Basin 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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