Is there anything more exciting than the first snow of the season? | Photo (+Cover): Mt Ruapehu

With just under 52 days before the start of the season (June 2nd), Mt Ruapehu on New Zealand’s northern island got a teaser that’s making the powderhounds hungry for faceshots.

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The resort pulled in somewhere between 10-30cm in the past 48 hours and the high elevations looks deep. Now all that’s needed is patience– who’s got time for that?

Find up-to-date conditions reports here: Ruapehu Snow Report