Ruapehu Views Motel

Ruapehu Views Motel


silly question, but when is an ideal time to stay here and see snow right outside the bedroom door?

Contact information, map and directions, contact form, opening hours, services, ratings, photos, videos and announcements from Ruapehu Views Motel, 4 Moore Street, Ohakune, Rangataua.

Operating as usual 02/10/2020

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Ohakune Primary School


Mt Ruapehu


The below video includes information and instructions for booking your parking if you are visiting Mt Ruapehu on any of the next 10 weekends.

The first release covering Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th July will be tomorrow morning at 10am via which will be followed by a further capacity release at 6pm.

All you need to know plus FAQ's can be found here

A link to our latest newsletter can be found here


Chur Shuttles

We are open for winter 2020!

Open Friday and Saturday nights from 5pm-LATE and midweek by prebookings. Chur Shuttles is Stoked as to bring you safe night life transport again for another season.

Call 020 424 8777 to book

Any enquires please email [email protected]


Yay ❄️❄️

Heavy snow down to Massey hut on the Turoa mt road. THE SEASON HAS OFFICIALLY KICKED INTO GEAR!!!!! YEA!


Stunning 😊

The stunning Mount Ruapehu at what was a pretty breathtaking sunrise. We are so lucky in New Zealand to have countless walks through stunning landscapes that lead us to views like this! 🏔



TCB Ohakune

Turoa opens for the season tomorrow!
Beginners facilities only, we need a good dump of snow to get the upper mountain facilities going.
Snow making crew have been going hard to get a good layer down so as soon as we get that first dump its on!


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

Winter has arrived! ❄️

WELCOME TO WINTER 2019! Is there anything in the world happier than SNOW in HAPPY VALLEY!? ⛄️❄️ We’re going to open today for beginner skiing & riding. Can’t wait to see you! It’s a bit windy up here so wrap up warm and remember to check the snow report:


TCB Ohakune


Good snow falls predicted for winter.



We're pleased to announce that after a great effort between lift manufacturers and core maintenance staff, The High Noon express chairlift at Tūroa is READY to go! 🙌🙌

Having completed the haul rope splice during the season, the Doppelmayr NZ crew recently installed a brand new Tower #15 and remaining repairs to tower #14.🤩

We're Looking forward to an EPIC season at Tūroa and will be celebrating our 40th winter!❄️✊ #WeAreTuroa #turoaturns40




We'll be marking Mental Health Awareness Week with a special Breakfast series - today we looked at nature's impact on us. How important is it to get some fresh air? #mhawnz


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas


Spring is in the air at Tūroa. Ski and ride to your heart's content with wide open trails & playful terrain for endless thrills and ear to ear grins! ☺️🌞 #WeAreTuroa #RideTheVolcano



What more could you ask for with such an epic day like this ☀️

Be sure to head to Ruapehu these upcoming school holidays to experience what #SpringintoRuapehu is all about!

Take a look at all there is to do this spring!



MID-WEEK MADNESS!!! It's spring so lunch is on us Monday - Friday 😋 Enjoy a $40 lunch voucher when you purchase a full day lift pass & rental package.* Don't just live for the weekends! 🗻⛷️✌️

*See for more info
& T's & C's




Snow Express shuttles are running this weekend folks.
8am, 9am, 10am and 11am.
Give us a call to book your seat early!


Bring on Friday ⛷

ITS OOOONN!! One more sleep 🛏 to go and we will be riding the lifts! Going to be one if the best opening days in a long time and the weather forecast is looking SO GOOD!!☀️
#winter2018 #turoa #liftsopen


Johnny Nation's Chocolate Eclair Shop

Mardi Gras!




Mardi Gras Transport
Hi All as per the last 20 years Dempsey Buses will be running our Mardi Gras Transport
Around Ohakune , Stops will include Turoa Village, Rocky Mountain Chalets, Top 10, Lknz. just wave us down $5 per person per trip.
Raetihi Leaving from the Theatre Royal Every 1/2 hour starting at 5pm. $20 per person return.
Rangataua Leaving from the Rangataua Hall/ Bus stop every 1/2 hour starting at 5 pm $20 per person return
Horopito by demand/bookings $30 per person return, to make a booking email us at [email protected]


Forgotten World Adventures

This Waitangi weekend... explore a history unique to New Zealand.

Pass through raw and remote scenery as you journey along 142km of heritage rail tracks and discover the forgotten world.


Ruapehu NZ

A fabulous event and the perfect way to kick off the New Year, join Project Tongariro and the NZ Kite Flyers on the 1st January 2018 for a family fun day on the Chateau Tongariro golf course.

Come and see the awesome array of kites depicting dragons, sea creatures and much more. Bring your own kite or for a gold coin donation Project Tongariro also offers paper kite making kits, these have proved very popular and easy to fly.

For more information please visit


TCB Ohakune

These look like fun 😎

Now that summer has arrived we have the stoke for mountain biking!!
These brand new Lapierre full suspension electric mountain bikes have just turned up and we have 10 of them all for you to rent.
So pop down to the shop and come and rent one.
They will blow your mind!!! 🚲 🔥 ☀️
#lapierre #nzcycleways #summer #trails #mountainbiking


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

Yay 😀

We’re bringing the snow this summer ❄️ Check out our new sledding slope at the Whakapapa base area! 18/10/2017

Ruapehu NZ



Yay ❄️

Good morning 🤗 We've had 15cm of fresh SNOW at Whakapapa & 10cm at Turoa overnight ❄️❄️

📷: Shane Buckingham


Ruapehu NZ

In the area these school holidays? Why not tackle the Old Coach Road cycle trail. This 15km grade 2 ride is a one the whole family can enjoy, riding along historic cobblestone, through a bush corridor near the slopes of Mount Ruapehu.

This ride boasts amazing natural surrounds and historical sights, including the magnificent Hapuawhenua Viaduct,

Allow 2 -3 hours setting off at Horopito and finishing at Ohakune Rail Station.



No you are not dreaming.... this is how much snow is up at Turoa right now! WOOOOHOOO!


Winter is still here!

Heaps of fresh snow on Turoa, and more to come! YEEEEEHAAAAA! Mid season freshies!


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

Yay!! ❄️

The storm has arrived... there's SO MUCH snow in the forecast this week! ❄️❄️❄️



It's going to be an epic day on the mountain... why would you want to be anywhere else?! ☀️👌🏼

📷: Bianca Lam


Ruapehu NZ

If you have planned on hitting Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & Turoa Ski Areas this week you may have hit the winter jackpot. Another stellar day up the hill and the rest of the week is looking MINT!


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

It's mint outside & the forecast for the week is looking even better! You know what you've gotta do snow-lovers... your maunga is waiting! ⛷🏂


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas


Is this your perfect day? Cheers to bluebirds! ☀️🍻


Ruapehu NZ

Weather putting a jolt to your plans? Or are you looking for a place for a bit of rest and relaxation? Tokaanu Thermal Pools is the perfect place for a soothing soak, Mangaroa Street, Tokaanu.


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

Yes, you should've taken that long weekend! Sorry...we had to say it.


Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & TÅ«roa Ski Areas

Looking good Mt Ruapehu 😎

Pushing out Vertigo off the High Noon Express at Turoa. Looking good! Nga Wai Heke looks likely to open later this week too. 🙌🙌
Vid: Daniel Fergus



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