Welcome to the Downhill Ski Club

We offer great value accommodation in National Park, just 20 minutes drive from Mt Ruapehu

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Family oriented club

Our membership is a mixture of family and single members who enjoy skiing or snowboarding

Fully equipped kitchen

Enough space for several familes to cook simultaneously

Friendly atmosphere

A lounge to seat 15, plus two dining tables and cozy wood burner

Movie night, SGM, news

MOVIE NIGHT Thank you to all members who supported this fund raising venture. The Downhill Ski Club appreciates the work that the Ryder’s Cinema and Restaurant put in, to make…

Work Party May ’21

Four Club stalwarts ventured to the National Park lodge on Friday 30th April for a “Work Party”.  Two days of glorious weather enabled a lot of work to get done…

Booking cancellations

We do understand that you might want to cancel a booking if the weather forecast is bad, and let’s face it, uphill skiing in gale force winds isn’t everybody’s cup…

New website and booking system

We have just upgraded to a new website and booking system. This will allow you to check room availability and manage your entire booking online. You will need to create…

Upcoming Events

Movie Night & Special General Meeting

Please arrive/doors open at 5:30pm Notice of Special General Meeting of Downhill Ski Club inc. Posted 13/5/21 6:00pm Saturday 29th May Ryder’s Cinema and Restaurant 177 Riversdale Road, Avondale Agenda…

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