News on The Remarkables

Curvey Basin Chairlift officially opened!

Curvey Basin Chairlift officially opened!

Fri 25 July 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

A “significant” and brave investment that is helping the tourism industry succeed was praised by Deputy Prime Minister Bill English today (Friday July 25) when he officially opened the new Curvey Basin chairlift at The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown.

The Remarkables new chairlift is open

The Remarkables new chairlift is open

Thu 03 July 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Winter arrived in style at The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown today (Thursday July 3) – with plenty of bubbles to christen a new lift, and fresh, dry powder putting a big ‘smile on the dial’ for all.

The Remarkables set to open on Thursday

The Remarkables set to open on Thursday

Wed 02 July 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

I's snow, more snow, and all systems go at The Remarkables in Queenstown – announcing today (July 1) that the ski area will open for the season on Thursday July 3.

New Zealand Snow Conditions Update

New Zealand Snow Conditions Update

Mon 23 June 14, Cardrona, New Zealand

The season has started slowly in New Zealand and the recent weather patterns have meant that little natural snow has fallen. Above average temperatures have also meant the possibility of snow making seems remote.

The Remarkables ski area to delay opening

The Remarkables ski area to delay opening

Thu 19 June 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables ski area announced today (June 19) it will delay its opening until snow cover improves in the near future.

Alpine Adventures launches heli-ski and surf tour!

Alpine Adventures launches heli-ski and surf tour!

Mon 16 June 14, Cardrona, New Zealand

Queenstown luxury private guiding company Alpine Adventures has launched exciting new private snow tours including a heli-ski and surf tour where clients get to ski and surf all in the same day.

Developments on track at The Remarkables ski area

Developments on track at The Remarkables ski area

Wed 28 May 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

New snow has turned The Remarkables ski area near Queenstown into a winter wonderland – but hasn’t deterred workers putting the final touches onto the new Curvey Basin chairlift.

Queenstown ski area chairlift an engineering feat!

Queenstown ski area chairlift an engineering feat!

Thu 17 April 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

A multi-million dollar chairlift development at Queenstown’s The Remarkables ski area is taking shape in a project described as “a major engineering feat”.

Summer developments on track at The Remarkables!

Summer developments on track at The Remarkables!

Tue 18 March 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Summer developments at The Remarkables on track for 2014 ski season as Early Bird season pass sale comes to a close.

Work to start on sealing The Remarkables ski area

Work to start on sealing The Remarkables ski area

Sun 16 February 14, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Premier New Zealand ski operator NZSki has announced the start of work to seal 4km of The Remarkables ski area road in Queenstown as part of its $45 million redevelopment of the ski area.

Work Starts on The Remarkables New Six Seat Chair!

Work Starts on The Remarkables New Six Seat Chair!

Thu 14 November 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Work has started on the high-speed chairlift, snowmaking, trail and carparking development programme at Queenstown’s The Remarkables ski area.

Queenstown ski areas review closing dates!

Queenstown ski areas review closing dates!

Thu 26 September 13, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Queenstown’s Remarkables ski area will extend its opening dates for boarders to enjoy an extra week of ‘snow time’ thanks to fantastic spring snow conditions in the last couple of weeks.

Spring snow covers NZ ski areas for a 2nd week!

Spring snow covers NZ ski areas for a 2nd week!

Thu 05 September 13, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

A whole lot of new winter snow and more on the way is shaping up to make spring skiing in the South Island absolutely ‘epic’, a phenomenon Queenstown locals have dubbed ‘sprinter’.

Snow and cold temps boost NZ Ski Season!

Snow and cold temps boost NZ Ski Season!

Thu 29 August 13, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

Skiers and boarders at Canterbury’s Mt Hutt, and Coronet Peak and The Remarkables in Queenstown are revelling in beautiful fresh powder following 24 hours of cold temperatures and snow dumps.

Cool tricks at Parklife Invitational!

Cool tricks at Parklife Invitational!

Mon 19 August 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

Some of the world’s top freestyle skiers and riders pulled out their best ‘tricks’ in front of thousands of spectators at the Parklife Invitational rail jam in downtown Queenstown on Saturday night!

Freestylers bringing it to Parklife Invitational!

Freestylers bringing it to Parklife Invitational!

Tue 13 August 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

International freestyle sports celebrities will be ‘bringing it all’ to the 11th annual Parklife Invitational being held in downtown Queenstown this weekend!

Moto X meets freestyle for Parklife Invitational!

Moto X meets freestyle for Parklife Invitational!

Tue 30 July 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

An anticipated huge crowd will be in for a night of pure adrenalin when motocross meets freestyle for the highly-anticipated Parklife Invitational.

New Zealand Ski Season Sees Record Snowfall!

New Zealand Ski Season Sees Record Snowfall!

Mon 24 June 13, Coronet Peak , New Zealand

New Zealand's ski season kicked into gear this weekend with huge snowfalls that have led to the best conditions in living memory!

The Remarkables Opens With Perfect Conditions!

The Remarkables Opens With Perfect Conditions!

Sat 22 June 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables ski area kicked off its ski season today with well over a metre of snow on its slopes and all chairlifts open and operating.

Best snow in years at The Remarkables Opening!

Best snow in years at The Remarkables Opening!

Wed 19 June 13, The Remarkables, New Zealand

The Remarkables ski area in Queenstown kick starts its 2013 season this Saturday (June 22) with some of the best snow conditions seen in years and the entire mountain open for business.