/ 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

The Location

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.

For All Ages

Open to all members and their guests, young and old. Our members range from 2 to 90 years old!

Non-member group bookings are also available for recreational and school groups.

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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 $100 per adult per year and entitles you to winters stays for just $30 per night!

View 2017 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.