Whakapapa

New Zealand

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Whakapapa Just 4 hours ago

This is one of the views while taking a ride on our scenic chairlift... It really is bitter-sweet evidence that winter is well and truly over and summer is upon us at Mt Ruapehu. Come see the breath taking views of our volcanic terrain for yourself. Lifts operate 9:00am to 3:30pm. WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa Just 7 hours ago

Summer: Clear weather with some passing cloud. Scenic Chairlift Rides OPEN from 9am. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa Yesterday at 20:37:47

Beat those Monday blues and escape the clouds with a coffee or hot chocolate at New Zealand's highest café – The Knoll Ridge. Lifts open at 9am. WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa Yesterday at 19:05:40

Summer: Fine & clear with some passing cloud. Chairlift rides OPEN from 9am - 3.30pm. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 03-12-2016 at 21:19:00

#THROWBACK to this time last year! We definitely have more snow at the top this time around, which makes us amped for winter already. In the meantime, there's plenty of adventures to be had at Mt Ruapehu. What's on your to-do list this summer? WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa 03-12-2016 at 19:10:08

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Open / 2.0 deg C / Wind: Light - moderate See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 02-12-2016 at 20:07:05

We couldn’t be happier about today’s sunny warm weather! There are a variety of short walks waiting for you to explore.... Skyline, a breath taking hike that takes in the unlimited views of Ngauruhoe aka Mt Doom, Tongariro, Lake Taupo and beyond is described as the best short walk in Tongariro National Park. See you soon! WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa 02-12-2016 at 18:53:45

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Open / 2.0 deg C / Wind: Calm See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 01-12-2016 at 20:24:20

Happy Friday, folks! Our scenic chairlift rides are open today from 9am. Why not take a scenic ride on two chairlifts to the Knoll Ridge - New Zealand’s highest café or check out our sledding area? WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa 01-12-2016 at 19:26:41

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Open / 4.0 deg C / Wind: Light See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 30-11-2016 at 20:01:11

It's safe to say summer is finally upon us! The sun is out for the first day of summer and will stick around for the upcoming weekend. Come absorb the unlimited vista, hike the unique volcanic trails or learn about the history and stories of the maunga. WhakapapaUnlimited.com

Whakapapa 30-11-2016 at 19:09:00

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Open / 3.0 deg C / Wind: Light - moderate See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 30-11-2016 at 19:04:09

Whakapapa: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Bruce Rd: Open / 3.0 deg C / Wind: Light - moderate See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 28-11-2016 at 19:06:53

Whakapapa: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Bruce Rd: Open / -1.0 deg C / Wind: Moderate to strong See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 27-11-2016 at 19:06:57

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Chains or 4WD / -4.0 deg C / Wind: Strong See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 27-11-2016 at 19:04:29

Whakapapa: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Bruce Rd: Open / -4.0 deg C / Wind: Strong See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 26-11-2016 at 02:04:59

Throwback to mid-week sunshine! L-R: Lynda, Tony and Tami Manning enjoying the scenic chairlift ride from NZ's highest cafe. Situated at 2020m above sea level, Knoll Ridge Café has been named one of the world's best designed cafes! Here you will find great coffee, tasty treats and incredible views overlooking the Pinnacles and out over the Central Plateau. With a large outdoor deck, it truly is the place to be. Enjoy morning tea, lunch or an afternoon platter and glass of wine in NZ’s highest café. Open right through summer.

Whakapapa 25-11-2016 at 03:26:42

Vertical Retail Store at Turoa Ski area is looking for a Team Leader to oversee the daily operations and team members. Previous experience in retail operations and leading at team is essential. If you love winter this may be the ultimate job for you! This is a 6 month permanent seasonal role. APPLY NOW at www.mtruapehu.com/jobs Applications close 4 December 2016

Whakapapa 22-11-2016 at 01:41:36

Whakapapa 21-11-2016 at 20:24:16

Whakapapa Unlimited offers sightseeing year-round and spectacular volcanic walks from late October to May. There's so much to discover including cinematic history when you immerse yourself in the moody scenery at Meads Wall, where several scenes from The Fellowship of the Ring and The Two Towers were filmed. See you soon!

Whakapapa 21-11-2016 at 19:07:44

Summer: open - Snow: 170cm base + 0cm new / Rd: Open / 8.0 deg C / Wind: Light - moderate See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 20-11-2016 at 19:12:25

Whakapapa: Fine,sunny day. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 20-11-2016 at 19:09:49

Summer: Fine, sunny day with moderate - strong wind on the upper mountain. Lifts OPEN at 9am. Road OPEN. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 14-11-2016 at 19:02:48

Summer: Currently raining with strong winds. Lifts CLOSED today. Retail & LBC OPEN. Road OPEN. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

Whakapapa 13-11-2016 at 21:25:04

Summer: Cloud cover on the upper mtn bringing poor visibility. Lifts CLOSED for the day. See https://t.co/jd5NMAKkxI

JamesWitana tracked 4.008m in 00:36:42 21-08-2016 at 08:12:46

Alpine ski
547,33m (13,66%)
Descent
6.55
km/h
Mean speed

rubenwairau tracked 19.884m in 01:46:26 21-08-2016 at 06:07:15

Alpine ski
2.131,38m (10,72%)
Descent
11.21
km/h
Mean speed

nicko tracked 18.707m in 01:57:28 11-08-2016 at 01:54:05

Snowboarding
1.869,21m (9,99%)
Descent
9.56
km/h
Mean speed

nicko tracked 42.926m in 04:15:05 10-08-2016 at 05:28:57

Snowboarding
4.747,80m (11,06%)
Descent
10.10
km/h
Mean speed

XavierGene tracked 9.053m in 01:48:33 16-07-2016 at 22:31:16

Walking
217,68m (2,40%)
Descent
5.00
km/h
Mean speed