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The Powderhorn Chateau is a fantastic retreat for all seasons, and for those travelling between Auckland and Wellington or visiting the central plateau it provides the perfect stop-over. As the closest accommodation to Mount Ruapehu’s Turoa ski field it is hard to match the Powderhorn Chateau for its location and[…]

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Summer Hiking

The Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Nestled between two National Parks, Ohakune has a vast selection of walks ranging in length from several hours to multi day hikes. The Powderhorn Chateau can assist with planning any of the walks within the area from advice, arranging shuttle transfers right through to packed lunches. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing:[…]

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Powderkeg Steak Item

The Matterhorn Restaurant Spring has arrived and the Matterhorn deck is the place to enjoy it. Take in the evening sun and views with your favourite cold beverage. Open daily, the Matterhorn deck offers a range of snacks from the popular bar menu and an extensive beer and wine selection. The Matterhorn Restaurant[…]

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