Mt Ruapehu Car Pooling

We are keen that car drivers and non car drivers all have the opportunity for economical and sociable trips to stay at our ATC SnowSports Lodge.

If you are planning a trip to SnowSports Lodge and have spare seats in your vehicle, please send an email with the following information to and this will be published on the website soon after, and included in future Wanderlusts (The ATC monthly club magazine). Non drivers who want to visit the mountain will then contact you directly to arrange the details.

Auckland Departure
Lodge Departure
Seats Available/
Name Contact
Thursday 4 August, 4.30am or midday – weather dependent. From Mt Albert Tuesday 9 August 2 Available Martin Johnston 021 960 350


  • A guide car pooling rate per person, based on 4 people in the vehicle, is $30. However this is a guide only, and the actual rate must be agreed with the driver before departure
  • Every person is responsible for their own ATC SnowSports Lodge booking and payment – see below
  • All feedback and suggestions welcome – send to the website email address


Either use the Booking Form
Or contact John Dalley – Ph (09) 827 4235 (Between 7pm and 9pm) OR email