Discover the eastern slopes of Mt. Ruapehu and have a unique skiing and boarding experience on a friendly club operated skifield. Tukino offers you the chance to avoid the crowds of Whakapapa or Turoa, Get away from the hectic and commercial based ski fields and really explore the slopes. We specialize in being a very family friendly skifield with heaps of activities for everyone. Nestled on the eastern slopes of Mt Ruapehu in New Zealand’s North Island, Tukino Skifield offers the rare combination of adventure and lack of crowds, coupled with the friendliness and camaraderie that’s only found on club-operated fields. Tukino is a club ski field, operated and maintained by club members. The Tukino Skifield is open to the public and visitors are most welcome to visit Tukino to ski, board or just play around in the snow. This is what skiing used to be like – before hectic lifestyles and commercial interests took over! Visit Tukino and enjoy the scenery and camaraderie of others in our little spot of paradise at Tukino.

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Where is Tukino located?

Tukino Ski Field is located on the eastern slopes of Mount Ruapehu, within Tongariro National Park on the North Island of New Zealand.

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Are there child-friendly facilities and childcare services available?