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Snow Farm

2127a Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7542
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snow farm first time visit

Friendly and helpful staff, good quality gear. Excellent lesson and loved the trails we tried out... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
Tracey M
Worth a visit for Nordic skiing

We went to try our hand at Nordic skiing. We took an hour lesson and paid for a half day at the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jacki H
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The Snow Farm is your ideal winter destination! Open from June 28th until September 23rd Cross country skiing and snow shoeing are great winter activities all-ages and abilities. It's an ideal way to experience the beauty of the NZ alpine environment and spectacular views of the Southern Alps. For the family we have our new Snow Fun zone. This is the perfect spot to build a snowman, go tubing, and have a great time in the snow, all while you relax over lunch, coffee, hot chocolate, or beverage from our on site bar and Cafe. Activities include: -Cross Country Skiing -Snow Shoeing -Lessons/Tours -Tubing/sledding -Snow Fun Zone -Back country huts
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“fun zone” (11 reviews)
“dog sledding” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2127a Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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+64 3-443 7542
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Reviewed yesterday

Friendly and helpful staff, good quality gear. Excellent lesson and loved the trails we tried out in a very peaceful and beautiful environment.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to try our hand at Nordic skiing. We took an hour lesson and paid for a half day at the snow farm which enabled us to get a good feel for this different sport. The lesson showed us the basics and we could...More

Thank Jacki H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a half day beginner cross country ski experience. This included ski, boots & pole hire, a one hour lesson and play time. The staff and instructors were friendly and clear in their instruction. Group was split into 2 groups of about 8 each....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day at the Snow Farm. We were picked up from Wanaka, taken up to the Snow Farm and at the end of the day dropped back to Wanaka. We ended up dog sledding around the farm which was the highlight of...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The family had a wonderful time - so many great activities on site. The huskies were a huge hit. The lodge facilities were great with lovely staff.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are only a few tubes/sleds for people to play on, so the 50 bookings they take is too many. There was no where for us to make snow balls or snow men as it was closed off. They also had no staff supervising which...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a great day up at the Snow Farm - fanastic beginner lesson and then time to explore the trails before having fun at the Snow Zone, kids loved playing in the snow as did the grown-ups! Loved the peace and quiet on the trails....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took our kids (4 and 5 years) up to the snow farm and had the best morning. The kids loved it. Beautiful spot up there.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent 3 days skiing so tough to beat that. . Loved seeing the dogs and regret not booking an experience form11 year old daughter . Tubing experience disappointing as run is really short. Plenty of missed opportunities to have fun tubing. Beautiful spot. An...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked the snowfun (tubing/tobogganing) for 2 kids online. While reasonable value, it was disappointing to discover that we also had to pay for my wife and I to supervise at the same price as the kids. I may have missed it, but feel this...More

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lowsoon
22 May 2017|
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Response from SnowFarmNZ | Property representative |
Hi there. No, the Snow Farm will not be open on 1 June 2017. Our scheduled opening date is 24 June 2017. Lots of information on our website (but Tripadvisor, for some reason, does not allow website links). Look forward to... More
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