Coronet Peak was New Zealand's first commercial ski field, opening in 1947 and we’ve been racing here ever since! Rocky Gully is where most of the action goes down, the gradient, snow conditions and terrain on the East Face of Coronet Peak is world renowned, drawing elite ski teams from across the planet.

Coronet Race

Race Facilities

The History

Race has been a part of Coronet Peak since our first season back in 1947. Throughout the years we've witnessed some amazing achievements from local legends to international ski teams.

We now regularly host Olyimic Athletes such as Lindsey Vonn, as well as excitedly watch up and coming athletes like Queenstown's own Alice Robinson.

Queenstown Apline Ski Team

Coronet Peak frequently host the Queenstown Alpine Ski Team (QAST). A community-based Non-Profit Incorporated Society affiliated to Snow Sports New Zealand and dedicated to providing the opportunity for children and adolescents to learn and excel in Alpine Ski Racing.

Conference & Incentives

It's not just professional ski teams who enjoy competitive shredding. Coronet Peak caters to a range of corporate and team building events that can include: ski racing, exclusive Nigh Ski events and other snow activities plus venue hire, transport and F&B. Contact us today for more information.

From The Athletes