Alagna Valsesia
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Key facts and figures

Alagna Valsesia: 30 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
7
Big Sky: 250

2. mountain height

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
3422meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
11
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

4. Allows off-piste skiing

In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
Alagna Valsesia
68% have it

5. The resort is serviced by public transport

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
Alagna Valsesia
38% have it

6. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
160km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
39$
Sansicario: 0$

8. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
3.6km
Zermatt: 25km

9. trails (difficult)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.
6
Big Sky: 150

10. The resort has open cross country skiing

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.
Alagna Valsesia
88% have it

11. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
46inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

12. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3
Val di Fassa: 188

13. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1212meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

14. seasonal snowfall

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.
558inches
Alyeska: 650inches

16. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Alagna Valsesia
59% have it

17. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4634meters
Claviere: 5774meters

18. trails (medium)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
1
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

19. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
112inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

20. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
1
Banff Mount Norquay: 25

21. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
5months
Samnaun: 10months

22. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.
20inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 85inches

23. trails (easy)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.
0
Champéry: 150

24. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
98inches
Engelberg: 135inches

25. season pass price

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
200$
Arapahoe Basin: 9$

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