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Backcountry Avalanche Advisory

New Zealand Avalanche Centre

Providing 'Backcountry Avalanche Advisory' for anyone planning on travelling in New Zealand's back country.

Please note that avalanche forecasts are supplied by the Mountain Safety Council and are intended as an advisory only.

 

Hover over the map to view the most recent avalanche danger ratng for that region.

Click on the map to get more information.

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  • Arthur's Pass
    Considerable
  • Craigieburn Range
    Considerable
  • Mt Hutt
    Considerable
  • Fiordland
    Insufficient Information
  • Aoraki/Mt Cook
    Moderate
  • Ohau
    Moderate
  • Two Thumbs
    Moderate
  • Nelson Lakes
    Considerable
  • Queenstown
    Moderate
  • Wanaka
    Considerable
  • Taranaki
    Considerable
  • Tongariro
    Considerable
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