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Queenstowns alpine ski area, the Remarkables are welcoming and relaxed for beginners and challenging for the more experienced.
Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wow outstanding views of the whole area .....road bit ruff but views make up for it,few places to stop and take it all in

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank halligan_family
Reviewed 8 November 2018

A long drive up a very steep hill but well worth it for the views that you will experience. Would be wary of driving up in snow unless you are experienced as there are a number of narrow hairpin bends. But when you get to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SteveShellie B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Truly amazing and a beautiful must do for all seeking a thrill drive up the mountain ans an excellent view from the top. Absolutely worth the effort to drive up the ski resort and enjoy a stunning view of Queenstown.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beauty l
Reviewed 6 November 2018

If you suffer from a fear of heights then don't take this drive. If it isn't a concern the definitely worth the effort. I have skied The Remarkables a number of times, this is the first time nearly bare of snow. A new persective to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We visited after the snow season ended. It was actually quite a long road up and very windy, so we only drove just over half way up. However, the views from there were lovely, and worth the drive. The drive must be precarious in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ladybugsSydney
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I've had one of the best ski days in New Zealand at the Remarkables. It offers great advanced runs for those looking for steep sections, and fast/fun blues for intermediates. The park is pretty good. On a busy day it can be too crowded as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kerehama
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

A friend I Queenstown told us about the Remarkables mountain range. We decided to check them out. However I chickened out and didn’t go all the way to the top. Consequently we stopped along the road up at took in the view. Beautiful!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank damonj2010
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Reasonably priced hire of ski gear Good snow and free bus ride to top of ski at Remarkables Be wary of driving on your own with very windy road up to top 13 kms

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Avi P
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Had two adults and one child doing full day lessons (snowboarding) inc. Kea Club for Jnr. Would like to especially thank the instructors who were amazing the whole time with both adults and children. Highly recommend for a family shared activity fro a few days.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 266rodneyn
Reviewed 9 October 2018

we did this on the last day. the approach was even more windy that cornet peak. it was cloudy / foggy and the visibility was about 5-10mts. once on the top there were hundreeds os people. Take it easy going up as this is even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Ginges_revenge | Reviewed this property |
Late July to mid September. You can monitor on the web cams as well.
Stuart A
14 September 2018|
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Response from Jed A | Reviewed this property |
yes it does...enjoy!
11 July 2018|
Response from Kennedy P | Reviewed this property |
It is possible to drive up with a campervan, however snow chains are a must half way up. There is a parking place a bit away from the actual ski resort. Alternatively, you can park at the foot of the mountain and ride the... More