News & Events

The Matterhorn Grill Closing Saturday October 7th

September 27, 2017

The Matterhorn Grill will be closing for the 2017 winter season on Saturday October 7th. If you haven’t tried our tasty new sharing menu come down and see us before its gone. Open Thursday through Sunday from 4 pm.   


Position Vacant: Daytime Restaurant Manager

April 29, 2017

Wanting a change of scenery at the place where it all happens? Do you have your Duty Managers license and want to work daytime hours so you can enjoy your evenings? If you enjoy skiing boarding or hiking and biking and love what living at the base of Tongariro National[…]


Registration now open – Ruapehu Express 2017

January 14, 2017

Registration is now open for the Ruapehu Express. WALK RUN OR CYCLE! As a proud sponsor and provider of epic after event BBQ – The Powderhorn strongly encourages people of all backgrounds to participate! “The Giant Ruapehu Express is a fresh new adventure style event that involves a Mountain bike[…]


The Powderhorn Wins Most Innovative at Ruapehu Tourism Awards

December 12, 2013

We were proud to be announced as a joint winner at The Ruapehu Tourism Awards hosted by Visit Ruapehu for the Winstone Pulp International Most Innovative Business. We share our award with The National Army Museum. Other winners included: The Ruapehu Bulletin Best Tourism Support Business: Local Tourism TV, runner[…]


The Ohakune Winter Fashion Show 2013

April 29, 2013

Winter Fashion Show 2013 The Annual Ohakune Fashion Show will be hosted the 22nd of June 2013 in The Matterhorn. This is a charity event in support of Waimarino Search and Rescue. Local designers and retailer will show 2013 Winter collections. Highlights include will Janelle Hinch and special guest Kilt.[…]