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