/ The Lodge


  • Warm and comfortable lodge
  • Hot showers
  • Large dining room
  • A fully equipped kitchen
  • Gear / bedding lockers for hire
  • Self catering
  • Free Wi-Fi for members
  • Drying room

How to get here

The club is located on the Whakapapa ski field, Mt. Ruapehu, about a 15-20 minute walk from the “Top of the Bruce Road”, letting you ski in and ski out.

A great base for Tongariro Crossing trips, walks in the national park, winter skiing, snowboarding and social trips.


The Bunkrooms

Comfortable beds consisting of 12x single and 10x double beds in 3 rooms. Bunkrooms provide shared, yet quiet private accommodation that is warm and comfortable. Each bed comes with a privacy curtain, individual light and individual shelving / storage area.

Member Activities

Waikato Ski Club is a family friendly lodge. We regularly hold member events such as:

  • Annual ski races – for all levels
  • Sledging & Snowcraft courses
  • Snow walks
  • Summer activities and walks
  • Club tramping trips including the Tongariro Crossing
  • Fun for non-skiers and family
  • And simply Relaxing and enjoying the view

Great Value for Money

Membership starts at just $115 per adult per year and entitles you to winters stays for just $35 per night!

View our Membership Rates

Get Social

Waikato Ski Club has a lively community comprised of like-minded people from all over New Zealand and beyond. As a club, we’re here to make memberships enjoyable for everyone.