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Day Lift & Multi Passes

We have a bunch of different day pass options at Cardrona – from single & half-day passes to the Multi 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.

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, vertical metres covered)

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

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

 2018 Lift Passes

Half Day Off Peak

Half Day Peak

1 Day Off Peak

1 Day Peak

2 Day*

3 Day*

4 Day*

5 Day*

1 Day


1 Lift

Adult Lift Pass

(per day)

 $80 $85 $99 $115  $110 $105 $102 $99 $65 $35

Adult Multi Total

        $220 $315 $408 $495    

Child Lift Pass

(per day)

 $45 $50 $50  $60  $58 $55 $53 $50  $42 $25 

Child Multi Total

        $116 $165 $212 $250    

Student Lift Pass

(per day)

 $70 $75  $85 $95 $90 $85 $83 $80 $65 $35 


Multi Total

         $180 $255 $332 $400    

Senior Lift Pass

(per day)

N/A N/A  $75 $85 $80 $75 $73 $70  $65  $35


Multi Total

         $160 $225 $292 $350    

*Multi passes are valid for both consecutive & non-consecutive days & can be used any time throughout the 2017 winter season.
Multi 5 Day pass holders will receive the Flexi 5 per day rate for the entire 2017 winter season.

**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.

Under 6yrs & 75yrs & older ski FREE!

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.

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Definitions for Lift Passes:

For all passes purchased, ages are taken from June 1, 2017.
For Gold Passes purchased prior to opening, all ages are taken from June 1, 2017 (for winter) & December 1, 2017 (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+: 5yrs of age & under or 75yrs of age or older, as at June 1, 2017, ski for free.  Please collect a complimentary lift pass from the ticket office. Photo ID will be required.

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