News and Events

Mt Hutt ‘all systems go’ for 40th season opening (13-Jun-13)
Immaculately groomed slopes and a genuinely warm welcome await avid skiers and snowboarders.....

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area first to open in Australasia (10-Jun-13)
Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area today (June 8) celebrated in style as the first Australasian ski field to open for winter....

Coronet Peak first ski area in Australasia to open on Saturday (05-Jun-13)
Queenstown is officially open for winter as the 2013 season kicks off at Coronet Peak on Saturday (June 8).

Ski Areas Go Out With A Bang! (27-Sep-12)
Season extension and half price passes

Las Vegas Ski And Snowboard (08-Dec-09)

LVSSR, USA, December 8, 2009 - What a great storm!

What a great storm! LVSSR received 13 to 15 inches of perfect snow yesterday and 80% of our terrain is now open!

Riders and skiers enjoyed an afternoon surprise when Mountain Operations Manager Jack Bean opened Chair 1 with ungroomed powder conditions!

“It was just too good to pass up. Hopefully, with an upcoming storm predicted within the next few days, we should be able to keep the lift open with excellent conditions” – Jack

LVSSR will open more terrain as soon as conditions allow. Early season conditions with variable snow depth still exists outside of the snowmaking zones. Always ride and ski with care!

Just a reminder to be safety conscious and to

Skiing and snowboarding can be enjoyed in many ways. At ski areas you may see people using alpine, snowboard, telemark, cross country and other specialized ski equipment, such as that used by disabled or other skiers. Regardless of how you decide to enjoy the slopes, always show courtesy to others and be aware that there are elements of risk in skiing that common sense and personal awareness can help reduce. Observe the code listed below and share with other skiers the responsibility for a great skiing experience.

1. Always stay in control.
2. People ahead of you have the right of way.
3. Stop in a safe place for you and others.
4. Whenever starting downhill or merging, look uphill and yield.
5. Use devices to help prevent runaway equipment.
6. Observe signs and warnings, and keep off closed trails.
7. Know how to use the lifts safely.

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