Story: King Country places

Whakapapa skifield trail map, 2010

The Whakapapa skifield is located on the north-west slopes of Mt Ruapehu. At 1,050 hectares it is the largest skifield in New Zealand. The number of trails vary between seasons – this map, published in 2010, shows 67.

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Source: Ruapehu Alpine Lifts

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Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country places - National Park', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 May 2022)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, updated 1 Mar 2015