New Zealand offers outstanding levels of skiing at vast North Island ski fields

New Zealand offers outstanding skiing and snowboarding options in the north islands fantastic ski fieds. Our trips ensure maximum enjoyment for all levels of skiing and snowboarding.

New Zealand skiing north island

The best school holidays in New Zealand!!

New Zealand Surf and Snow Tours also arranges snow trips designed specifically for students and schools during the school holidays.

We stay in National Park an ideal spot to explore the best of the North Islands’ skiing fields and heaps of other activities. Our experienced guides can supervise students at all times on and off the mountain depending on your requirements and their age. If your organising a ski trip for a school please contact us for a competitive quote.

Enjoy 3.5 days of skiing/snowboarding and all day tuition.

Package Includes

Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Depart from Auckland city Monday 10am. Lunch stop in Otrohonga for 30 mins. Arrive in National Park around 3:00pm. Dinner at 6:30pm, movie and bed.

Day 2

Wake up 7am, breakfast at 7:30, depart for mountain at 8am. Skiing all day and return around 4:30pm. Dinner at 6:30pm, movie and bed.Other activities arranged if the mountain is closed.

Day 3

A repeat of day two, other activities arranged if the mountain is closed.

Day 4

A repeat of day three,, other activities arranged if the mountain is closed.

Day 5

More of day 2, 3 & 4 except we finish skiing at 12:30pm (half day). Depart National Park at 2pm. Dinner stop in Otrohonga for 30 mins. Arrive in Auckland Friday around 7:00pm.


General Information


Alternative Activity List

If the ski fields are closed and we have to put skiing and snowboarding on hold for a while, don’t worry, the North Island holds host to some of New Zealands best activities.

Check out the options below…

National Park Activities:
Climbing Wall


Turangi Activities:
Mini Golf
Hot Pools

Taupo Activities:
Hot Pools
Bungy Jump
Huka Jet
Rock n Ropes

Rotorua Activities:
Kaitiaki Adventures - White Water Rafting / Sledging
Agrodome – Zorb / Bungy / Swoop / Artificial Skydive / Jet Boat.
Skyline Skyrides - Gondola / Luge Rides
Mountain Biking
Maori Cultural Areas


Bookings (Minimum Age 13)

Younger ages may be accepted if accompanied by an older sibling, mum, dad or guardian. We will also accept younger ages for school trips.

All students must complete a Student Registration Form and a Conditions of Booking Form. If you would like us to post them to you please let us know. They can then either be faxed or posted back to us.

These forms need to be signed by a parent or gaurdian whose kids are under the age of 18. You need to declare any medical conditions you may have as well as any disabilities. We also need to know about vegetarians and any food allergies you may have. If you need to see the menu for the week please contact us.

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Risk Management

All our guides have their First Aid Certificates. New Zealand Surf ‘n’ Snow Tours has a thorough risk management plan in every vehicle, which covers the different types of risks; dangers, risk management strategies and emergency plan procedures.

Methods of payment:

Direct Deposit (Westpac 03 0156 0227359 00)
Credit Card (Master Card, Visa & Amex)

NZD $899 all-inclusive

NZD $849 all-inclusive (EF Language School special).

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Available Dates for Next School Holidays

25th July 2011

(18th July 2011 EF Language School Students Ski Trip)


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skiing group
Snowbarding trip group, chilling out.

carving up the north island slopes
School Holidays Snowboarding.

skiing into the sunset
Happy Skiers on their School Holiday..

Route Map

skiing routes in New Zealands’ north island

Auckland to Ruapehu and Return.
frontside snowbaord slash
Powder Everywhere

take in the north islands skiing beauty
Happy Skiers on their School Holiday..

Contact Us :
P.O. Box 17509
Greenlane, Auckland
New Zealand
Phone: + 64 9 828-0426
Free Ph 0800 SURFTOURS
Fax: +64 9 828-0425

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What to Bring

  • Warm clothes
  • Snow jacket and pants (can be hired)
  • Warm, waterproof gloves
  • Snowboard and
    ski equipment (can be hired)
  • Thick, warm socks
  • Beanie
  • Sunscreen and lip balm
  • Goggles and / or sunnies
    (goggles can be hired)
  • Swimming togs and towel
    (for hot pools)
  • Camera
  • Personal items
  • Lots of energy!

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