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New Zealand Backcountry Avalanche Advisory by Region:

View Regional PageTongariro:

3. Considerable
Tongariro
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required

View Regional PageTaranaki:

1. Low
Taranaki
Avalanche Danger: 1. Low / Generally safe avalanche conditions

View Regional PageNelson Lakes:

3. Considerable
Nelson Lakes
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required

View Regional PageCanterbury:

3. Considerable
Arthur's Pass
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required
2. Moderate
Craigieburn Range
Avalanche Danger: 2. Moderate / Basic avalanche skills required
2. Moderate
Mt Hutt
Avalanche Danger: 2. Moderate / Basic avalanche skills required

View Regional PageMackenzie:

4. High
Aoraki/Mt Cook
Avalanche Danger: 4. High / Don't go
3. Considerable
Ohau
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required
3. Considerable
Two Thumbs
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required

View Regional PageSouthern Lakes:

3. Considerable
Queenstown
Avalanche Danger: 3. Considerable / Expert avalanche skills required
4. High
Wanaka
Avalanche Danger: 4. High / Don't go

View Regional PageFiordland:

0. Unknown
Fiordland
Avalanche Danger: 0. Unknown / No rating insufficient information

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