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Day Lift & Multi Passes

We have a bunch of different day pass options at Cardrona – from single & half-day ski passes to the Multi-Day Pass, we’ve got you covered! 

Explore some of New Zealand’s best skiing & snowboarding terrain. Whatever your ability, Cardrona has the snow for you! Gentle beginner slopes, terrain parks & halfpipes, wide open groomers or challenging steeps & powder stashes... the choice is yours.

The 2018 winter season runs from June 16 – October 14, 2018.


How many days do you want to ski &/or snowboard at Cardrona this winter?

Half Day & 1 Day lift passes are split into Peak & Off Peak pricing: 
Peak - July, August & September
Off Peak - June & October

 2018 Single Day Ski Passes

Half Day* Off Peak

Half Day* Peak

1 Day Off Peak

1 Day Peak

1 Day

Learner**

1 Lift

Adult

 $80 $85 $99 $115 $65 $35

Child

 $45 $50 $50  $60   $42 $25 

Student

 $70 $75  $85 $95 $65 $35 

Senior

N/A N/A  $75 $85  $65  $35

*Half day passes: 8.30am – 12.30pm morning, 12.30 – 4pm afternoon

**Learner Passes include a full day of access to the Learner Conveyors, & one single ride up the McDougall's Chondola at any point during the day.

Rocky Mountain Super Pass holders must book lodging with Cardrona to be eligible for free day passes. Please email reservations@cardrona.com with an accommodation booking request & the lift ticket benefit request.

What pass am I eligible for? Read our lift pass age definitions below to find out.

Grab a single or half day ski pass now!

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Our Multi-Day ski passes reward you with discounts; the more you ski, the more you save! These passes are open-dated & can be used at any point during the winter at Cardrona only, including the July school holidays. 

Earlybird Multi Ski Pass Sale

4 & 6 day Multi passes are on sale NOW until April 30! Check out our Winter Deals page for more info...

2018 Multi-Day Ski Passes 2 Day* 3 Day* 4 Day* 5 Day*
Adult Multi Total $220 $315 $408 $495
Adult - per day rate $110 $105 $102 $99
Child Multi Total $116 $165 $212 $250
Child - per day rate $58 $55 $53 $50
Student Multi Total $180 $255 $332 $400
Student - per day rate $90 $85 $83 $80
Senior Multi Total $160 $225 $292 $350
Senior - per day rate $80 $75 $73 $70

*Multi passes are valid for both consecutive & non-consecutive days & can be used any time throughout the 2018 winter season at Cardrona only.
Multi 5 Day pass holders will receive the Multi 5 Day per day rate for the entire 2018 winter season.

What pass am I eligible for? Read our lift pass age definitions below to find out.

Get your Multi-Day ski pass online!

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Your lift pass will be stored on an electronic RFID pass. To make the most of your clever pass, activate your personal profile online. Once you’re logged into your profile you can:

  • Top up your card with lift passes, rental gear, lift & rental packages, lessons & more...
  • Keep track of your on-slope stats at Cardrona (days skied, run count,verticalmetres covered)

Definitions for Lift Passes:

For all passes purchased, ages are taken from June 1, 2018.
For Gold Passes purchased prior to opening, all ages are taken from June 1, 2018 (for winter) & December 1, 2018 (for summer). 

Student: 18+yrs enrolled full time (minimum 32 weeks in a calendar year) with a New Zealand or Australian tertiary institution. Student ID & proof of full time status (letter from institution) is required. ID card must be in English & include a valid expiry date. ISIC cards are not accepted.

Child: Currently attending school, 6-17yrs inclusive. Kids under 6 ski for free in winter, & kids under 9 bike for free in summer! Photo ID will be required.

Senior: 65 – 74yrs of age. Photo ID will be required.

Under 6yrs & 75 Years+: Under 6yrs & over 75yrs, as at June 1, 2018, ski for free.  Please collect a complimentary lift pass from the ticket office. Photo ID will be required.

Check all terms & conditions here


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