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Aspen Snowmass

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Keystone

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Aspen Snowmass vs Keystone

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Keystone

How does Aspen Snowmass compare to Keystone?

  • 136.45km closer to nearest airport
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    11.75kmvs148.2km
  • 387meters higher mountain height
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    1340metersvs953meters
  • 65inches more seasonal snowfall
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    300inchesvs235inches
  • 6 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    44vs38
  • 2322 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    34497vs32175
  • 31meters higher summit
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    3813metersvs3782meters
  • 9 more hostels and hotels
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    10vs1
  • 4 more cinemas
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    4vs0

How does Keystone compare to Aspen Snowmass?

  • 37 more ski slopes
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    131vs94
  • 22 more restaurants/bars
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    31vs9
  • 1 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
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    3vs2
  • 0.8km longer ski run
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    5.6kmvs4.8km
  • 31 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    75vs44
  • 12 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    18vs6
  • 1 270.00$ cheaper season ticket price
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    729$vs1999$
  • 26 more hiking trails
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    31vs5

General info

1.distance from airport

11.75km

148.2km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
2.mountain height

1340meters

953meters

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.
3.opening hours

7.5hours

7.5hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
4.summit height above sealevel

3813meters

3782meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.base elevation

2473meters

2829meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

94

131

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

44

38

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.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
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.
4.ski lifts total capacity

34497

32175

This is the amount of people that can be transported by ski lifts etc. per hour. A bigger uphill capacity can indicate less waiting time, although it will be affected by how busy the resort is.
5.longest run

4.8km

5.6km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Has a ski school
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

9

31

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.restaurants on the slopes

2

3

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
3.number of cinemas

4

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of museums

1

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.number of theaters

12

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.hiking trails

5

31

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

10

1

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.number of kindergartens

1

3

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
4.Hosts conferences
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
5.Has camping facilities
Aspen Snowmass
Keystone
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

300inches

235inches

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

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