Skiing at Cardrona Ski Resort, New Zealand:
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Cardrona is another world class Skiing area within a short driving distance of Queenstown.
To see what we mean, click here and you will see, Cardrona Ski-field is situated between the two resorts - Queenstown & Wanaka, in the Southern Alps of New Zealand .
Cardrona ski field is renowned among skiers and snowboarders for dry snow and wide slopes. Setting the highest standards for snow skiing in New Zealand and leading the way forward amongst all New Zealand ski resorts.
With the field being higher and drier than any others, this means naturally better snow. With a base elevation of 1670m above sea level, Cardrona is higher, colder and renowned for getting the best snow and keeping it that way. A fact attested to by their many skiers and snowboarders .
This Ski Resort does not use snowmaking equipment, they don't need it - up there nature does it all for them.
Its convenient location between Wanaka and Queenstown, makes it the hub resort in the Southern Lakes, New Zealand's largest ski-able region. As can be seen, Cardrona is virtually half way between Queenstown and Wanaka. Normally the drive is under the hour from Queenstown as the 'Crown Range' road is now fully sealed all the way.
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