first timers

Learn to ski and snowboard in Queenstown. Ski and snowboard packages that include all you need for enjoying your very first time on the slopes in 2017. Adult beginner skiers and snowboarders can choose from the best value Intro to Snow four day package or the First Timers packages.

ADULT FIRST TIMERs

The Intro to Snow four day learn to ski or snowboard package is the best value for very first time skiers in Queenstown designed to get you on your feet and feeling confident with the added bonus of the season pass upgrade.

intro to snow

The Intro To Snow four day learn to ski or snowboard package offers you the very best value for money.

For first time skiers and snowboarders the Intro to Snow package is designed for someone who has never tried skiing or snowboarding before with the additional benefit of any easy upgrade to the 3 Peak season pass once you have completed the four day package.

For adults, youths aged 16 & 17 and seniors the Intro to Snow package includes:

  • Four days of lift passes (days 1 & 2 are beginners lift access only)
  • Four days of group lessons  (two lessons per day, each lesson is 2 hours duration*)
  • Four days of recreational ski or snowboard hire
  • 3 Peak season pass upgrade** for $100 upon completion of four days
  • You can choose to spend any of the four days at Coronet Peak or The Remarkables
  • The four days do not have to be used consecutively
  • You must return ski or snowboard hire when you are not skiing
INTRO TO SNOW 4 DAYS

ADULT 4 Days 

$499

SENIOR

65+ yrs

$499

YOUTH ***

16-17 yrs

$499

Upgrade**

 

Purchased before 30th March 2017

$100

Purchased before 1st June 2017

$300

Purchased after 1st June 2017

$500

* Please note that groups of less than 3 people will receive 1 hour lessons

** Only available when all four days of the package have been completed

 

*** If you purchase the Intro to Snow program and want to purchase for youths or children also for four days the following program is offered: Kea Club - youths aged 6-15 years is $640 and children aged 5 years is $536. The Kea Club all day program and includes lunch, five hours of lessons, lift pass and ski hire. Find out more about the Kea Club. 

FIRST Timers

The first timers package is a flexible option for adults, seniors and youths aged 16 -17 years.

First timers includes lift passes, lessons and ski or snowboard hire.  This package is suitable for anyone who is new to skiing or snowboarding providing you with a safe and fun learning environment to build your confidence on beginner and intermediate trails. 

Choose from 1 to 3 days. If you are skiing for 4 days or more we recommend purchasing the four day Intro to Snow package which offers you the best value.

The first timers package includes the following:

  • Lift passes (days 1 & 2 are beginner lift passes only)
  • Group Lesson - 4 hours, includes morning and afternoon lesson (2 hours duration each).
  • Lessons start at 10.20am and 2pm
  • Ski or snowboard Hire
  • First timers package enables you to ski at Coronet Peak and The Remarkables
  • Multiple days do not have to be used consecutively
  • You must return ski or snowboard hire when you are not skiing
FIRST TIMERS PACKAGE 1 DAY 2 DAYS 3 DAYS 

ADULT 

$150

$356 

$586

SENIOR

65+ yrs 

$150

$356 

$586

YOUTH ***

16-17 yrs 

$114

$272

$445

*** If you purchase the first timers package the price for youths aged 6 -15 years starts at $190 and children aged 5 years starts at $156 per day. This is the Kea Club all-day program and includes lunch, five hours of lessons, lift pass and ski hire. Find out more about the Kea Club.

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CHILD First timers

Queenstown First Timer ski packages for kids are full-day programs designed to be fun and safe!

Youth 6-15 yrs

The first timers package for youths aged 6 to 15 years is the Kea Club program and you can choose to buy one or more days and it includes the following for all days:

  • All mountain lift pass
  • Five hours of lessons per day - Lessons start at 10am and finish at 4pm
  • Ski or snowboard hire 
  • Daily lunch supervised by instructors
FIRST TIMERS  PACKAGE 1 DAY  2 DAYS  3 DAYS

YOUTH 

6-15 Yrs

$190

$338

$507

child 5 yrs

The first timers package for children aged 5 years is the best value for children and provides lessons, ski hire and lunch. This Kea Club program includes the following for all days, whether you buy one or more days: 

  • All mountain lift pass
  • Five hours of lessons per day - Lessons start at 10am and finish at 4pm
  • Ski hire 
  • Daily lunch supervised by instructors
FIRST TIMERS  PACKAGE 1 DAY  2 DAYS 3 DAYS

CHILD

5 yrs

$156

$284

$426

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other lift passes

Would you like to try night skiing at Coronet Peak? We have lift pass options to suit.

NIGHT SKIING

Where else would you rather be on a Friday night? Discover Coronet Peak at night! The night ski lift pass gives you access to the slopes from 4pm until 9pm on Friday and Saturday nights, including the ‘Park After Dark’ freestyle trail, snow tubing lane and the airbag. 

CORONET PEAK PRICE

ADULT

$59

YOUTH

$35

SENIOR

$35

TWILIGHT PASS

The twilight pass is perfect for late-risers wanting to get a full day of skiing and experience the fun of night skiing at Coronet Peak. Friday and Saturday nights only from early July until mid-September, Twilight Passes are valid from 12.30pm to 9pm at Coronet Peak only. 

CORONET PEAK PRICE

ADULT

$119

YOUTH

$60

SENIOR

$60

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OTHER DEALS AVAILABLE

lift pass

Full day lift pass at Coronet Peak and The Remarkables
from $119

lift & lesson

Full day lift pass and group lesson
from $218

lift & rental

Full day lift pass and recreational ski hire
from $167

Lift, lesson & rental

Full day lift pass, group lesson and recreational ski hire
from $230