Rainbow Gold Individual Membership - this gives you the
freedom to ski or ride as few or many days as you want during the
season, because you can ski or ride for free on any day that Rainbow is
open. Best for you if you think you will ski or ride more than six days
in a season, or if you intend to visit other commercial ski areas or
club ski fields where you can get a reciprocal discount (currently
Cardrona, Treble Cone, Mt Lyford and most Canterbury club ski fields).
Rainbow Gold Family Membership - is the best option for families
of 2 adults and 2 or more youths. ALL Family Gold members can ski or
ride any day of the week for the whole season. The Rainbow Gold Family
Membership includes membership for two adults and two youths in the same
family, additional youth family members can also be added on. Gold
Family members have the same membership benefits as Gold Individual
members, including reciprocal discounts.
All Rainbow Gold Members don't need to queue for a pass each day, and are full members of Rainbow Sports Club Inc. (see below for more details)
Rainbow Silver Membership
Rainbow Silver Membership -- Ski or ride for free on any weekday that Rainbow is open during the season. You will also receive reciprocal discounts at most other
club ski fields in NZ. Please note Rainbow is closed on Tuesdays through the season except in the school holidays
Rainbow Platinum Life Membership
Rainbow Platinum Life Membership - for the Rainbow diehards and
dedicated supporters we now have the option of a very limited number of
lifetime memberships. Platinum Life Members are full members of Rainbow
Sports Club Inc. (see below for more details) and can ski or ride
for free any day that Rainbow is open, for the rest of their life. All
funds from Platinum Life Memberships are targeted for capital
development projects so not only do you get to ride at Rainbow for the
rest of your life you also have the satisfaction of knowing that you are
helping improve the facilities for the future. What a great gift for
your children or grandchildren! Platinum Life Memberships can be
purchased using credit card, direct credit or cheque. Platinum
Life Members are entitled to reciprocal discounts at other commercial
ski areas (currently Cardrona, Treble cone, Mt Lyford and most Canterbury club ski fields). Rainbow Platinum Life Members also do not need to queue for a
pass each day, and are full members of Rainbow Sports Club Inc. (see below for more details).
Rainbow 2021 Season Passes
In addition to skiing and riding benefits, all levels of membership
are full members of Rainbow Sports Club Inc. and receive the following
- Voting rights at the Rainbow Sports Club Inc. AGM.
- Exclusive access to the Robert Lodge facilities at Rainbow Ski Area during weekends. weather and social distancing permitting.
- Membership-only specials including discount equipment offers.
The Important Stuff - Membership Terms and Conditions
Rainbow Terms & Conditions
2021 Day Pass Pricing
Terms & Conditions
Child - Under 7
Youth - 7 - 17 yrs
Student - NZL & AUS only
Adult - 18 and over
Seniors - 65 - 74
Seniors+ - 75 and over
Age for membership/seasons pass purposes is taken as at 30th June 2021.
Full-time Students enrolled at a New Zealand or Australian tertiary institution only on production of a valid identification card from the institute concerned. ISIC cards are not accepted.
Children under 7 and Seniors 75 and older
Children and Seniors 75 and older ski with a lift ticket purchased online for $5 to cover the contact tracing.
Children and Seniors 75 and older may have their own season pass on payment of a small fee of $30.00 to cover the cost of issuing it.