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Mountain Info

A speed date with Cardrona – everything you need to know about us in 1 page of mountain info!

Opening Dates & Times

Winter 2017: June 10 – October 15, 2017  
Daily operations from 9am – 4pm (5pm closing during Spring)


Stats & Facts

  • Base Area Elevation: 1670m
  • Highest Lifted Point: 1860m
  • Vertical Rise: 600m

Average Annual Snowfall: 2.9m – snowmaking supplements natural snow in the Main, Captain’s, Arcadia & Valley View basins

Terrain - 345 hectares

  • 25% Beginner
  • 25% Intermediate
  • 30% Advanced
  • 20% Expert

Average Temperatures

  • Overall Average:
    • June: –1°C
    • July: –3°C
    • August: –3°C
    • September: 0°C
    • October: 1°C
  • Average Maximum Temp:
    • June: –1.9°C
    • July: –1°C
    • August: 0°C
    • September: 4°C
    • October: 5°C
  • Average Minimum Temp:
    • June: –3°C
    • July: –5°C
    • August: –5°C
    • September: –3°C
    • October: –3°C

 Lifts

  • McDougall’s Express Chondola (Main Basin)
    • 10x8-seater gondola cabins, 40x6-seater chairs
  • Whitestar Express (Main Basin)
    • 4-seater express chair
  • Captain’s Express (Captain's Basin)
    • 4-seater express chair
  • Valley View Quad (Valley View Basin)
    • 4-seater fixed grip chair
  • Wells Pipe Platter (Main Basin)
    • Platter lift to service our 2 halfpipes & Big Air jump
  • Conveyor Lifts (Main Basin - Beginner's Area)
    • 150m long SunKid Conveyor with 'Gallery' see-through tunnel
    • Mid-level Conveyor
    • Kindy Conveyor

Activities

  • Skiing & Snowboarding
    • Ski & Snowboard School
    • Cardrona Alpine Ski Team
    • Cardrona Parks Squad
    • Cardrona Freeride Squad
    • Ski Kindy & Kids’ Club
  • Sightseeing
  • Tubing

Base Facilities

  • Rentals & Workshop
  • Cardrona General Store
  • On-Mountain Apartments
  • Mountain Hosts
  • Snowfoto
  • Medical Centre & Ski Patrol
  • Ski Concierge

Food & Beverage

  • Base Café
  • Mezz Café
  • Juice & Java
  • Noodle Bar
  • Captain’s Pizzeria
  • Little Meg
  • The Lounge
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