Temple Basin Ski Resort Guide
- Acres of ski:640
- Terrain Parks:-
Temple Basin in New Zealand is a small ski resort with just 4 ski lifts but it does boast a respectable 430 metres (1410 feet) of vertical descent. Temple Basin has 640 acres of terrain over 22 pistes. Temple Basin is best suited to intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is some terrain for beginners and advanced skiers. We have no information about the existence of any cross country ski trails at Temple Basin. The nearest airport is at Christchurch and the nearest train station to Temple Basin is at Arthurs Pass. There is accommodation located close to the pistes but we would welcome additional information about any hotels or chalets in Temple Basin.
- Nearest Airport:Christchurch
- Nearest Train Station:Arthurs Pass
- Tourist Office Phone:+6433777788
- Tourist Office Website:www.templebasin.co.nz
- Slopeside accommodation:yes
Announcements & News from the Temple Basin ski resort manager
Latest Snow Reportview full snow report
- Issued:18 Sep
- Last Snowfall:9 September 2018
- Snow Depth (upper):250cm
- Snow Depth (lower):20cm
Today’s Weather (1708 m)view full snow forecast
Temple Basin Location Maps
Visitor Reviews of Temple Basin
Sickbird from New Zealand writes:
Temple Basin is the only ski area in the Southern Alps, all the other ski areas are in the foot hills blocked by the Alps, that is why Temple gets the big dumps from the NW!
The best memory I have is skiing Temple 11.00pm under lights freshies up to my nipples!