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Winter is Wānaka is truly one of the most incredible times of the year. With four ski fields, winter experiences like tubing, tobogganing, fat-biking, dog sledding and snow shoeing, as well as a ton of indoor activities and attractions.

Wānaka is a town built on epic mountain culture.

The winter season in Wānaka runs from the beginning of June to the end of August, with an average temperature of 10°C.

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Things To Do in Winter

If you need a break from the cold, or just want to spend a day inside, winter in Wānaka offers plenty of alternatives to the mountains.

Your Guide to Après-Ski in Wānaka
Your Guide to Après-Ski in Wānaka
After a big day on the hill, there’s only one thing to do – après. Wānaka has tons of spots – from cocktail bars to local holes-in-the-wall – to get your après-ski on.
Sophie Piearcey Visits Snow Farm
Sophie Piearcey Visits Snow Farm
Join Sophie Piearcey as she visits Snow Farm for the first time.