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Cardrona Alpine ski resort, New Zealand

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Beautifully sandwiched between the Wanaka and Queenstown, Cardrona Alpine Resort is contemplated to be the most relaxed and friendly resort in New Zealand . The resort is fixed high on the mountains between Wanaka (33km) and Queenstown (57km) on the South Island of the New Zealand . The Resort is stationed off the Cardrona Valley road which elegantly combines the lake Wanaka and Queenstown. Cardrona has been elegantly fabricated among three distinct bowl areas such as snow cover of 320 hectares, treeless tilts, and a magnificent landscape for all beginners, intermediates and experts. Cardrona's ski season usually starts from mid June to early October.

The Cardrona Alpine resort is a home to endless families, those residing nearby, distant skiers, snowboarders, teenagers, kids or senior natives. The resort has delicately outlined slopes for beginners, wide open channels for the advanced and an encompassing park for freestylers.

The resort is well-acclaimed for its dry natural snow and wide open slopes. The southerly positioning of the resort and as well as the higher altitude make it look more and more bewitching to everyone.

Cardrona Alpine ski resort

The Cardrona Alpine resort also endeavours best options for kids. It has four kids' centres that supports certified childcare and activities to entertain the different needs for all ages between three months and twelve years. The beautiful 'Nursery' is Cardrona's licensed Early Childhood Centre. It is a prime spot for the children to enjoy all the activities that are conducted at Cardrona. The 'Ski Korral' is a licensed Early Childhood Centre providing educational programmes to 3-4 years old children. The ‘Kids Club' caters to 5-14 year old children. The main focus is to learn skiing with instructors to make the day on the slopes as interesting as it has never been before.

The resort has magnificent slope facilities. Along with suitable slope facilities, the resort possesses three terrain parks with an advanced expanse of rails and jumps. The distribution of slopes is 25% for the beginner, 55% for the intermediate and 20% for the advanced.   The ski field ranges from 1,670m to 1,894m with excellent facilities for children. Get entertained at the Cardrona Snow Sports School which prepares everyone, from kids to advanced professional skiers and snowboarders. Cardrona Alpine Resort has an enormous playground for freestyle skiers and boarders. The Cardrona resort is believed to be the New Zealand 's largest and most favourable snow sports training centre.

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