Getting to Cardrona

  • Maps & Distances

    Cardrona is located in the Southern Lakes region of New Zealand and is within easy driving distance of both Queenstown & Wanaka.

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  • Mountain Transport

    Located off the Cardrona Valley road, Cardrona is an easy drive from both Queenstown & Wanaka with plenty of daily bus/shuttle services available.

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Mountain Info

  • Cafés & Restaurants

    Cardrona has 6 distinctly different cafés & restaurants. From freshly made noodles to thin crust pizzas; Cardrona has something to tempt your tastebuds.

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  • Cardrona General Store

    From lip balms to goggles, the Cardrona General Store has it all. We stock the latest range of cool Cardrona gear & anything else you might need for a day on the mountain.

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  • Cardrona Virtual Tour

    Explore Cardrona from the base area to the slopes through a series of stunning 360 panoramas from 360queenstown-wanaka.

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  • Cardrona Workshop

    You'll always ski & ride better on finely tuned gear! The Cardrona Workshop is located at the southern end of the Rentals building & our experienced workshop gurus will have you sliding smoother & turning sharper in no time! Bring your

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  • Going Green - Preserving Our Environment

    Cardrona is dedicated to creating epic experiences both on & off the snow & dirt, all year round. One of our biggest focuses currently & moving forward is making sure that we get to keep appreciating our incredible mountain environment!

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  • Smiley’s Mountain Photo

    Let our team of professional photographers capture your mountain memories. Take home a unique memory of your family from your trip to Cardrona to cherish!

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  • Stats & Facts

    Learn about Cardrona by the numbers. This page has all the essential stats & facts about the mountain.

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  • Trail Map

    Download Cardrona’s trail map or use our animated trail map to discover the trails.

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Snow & Weather

  • Weather Forecast

    If you’d like to see when snow, or sun, is on the forecast then click on through to check out some of our favourite weather forecast sites.

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Mountain Safety

  • Cardrona Medical Facilities

    Cardrona has a fully equipped medical centre that provides emergency care & medical treatment for all guests &staff. A registered doctor is on duty at all times & a physiotherapist is available 7 days a week.

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  • Snow Responsibility Code

    Know the code or you're down the road! The ‘must know’ rules to being safe on the mountain.

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  • Tips & Safety

    This is a “how to have more fun” at Cardrona guide along with tips & safety advice from Ski Patrol...

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