63points

Aspen Snowmass

62points

Park City Mountain

Aspen Snowmass
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Aspen Snowmass vs Park City Mountain

Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
63
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Aspen Snowmass
62
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Park City Mountain

How does Aspen Snowmass compare to Park City Mountain?

  • 25.45km closer to nearest airport
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    11.75kmvs37.2km
  • 3497 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    34497vs31000
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 0.5hours longer opening hours
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    7.5hoursvs7hours
  • 9 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    44vs35
  • 26$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    249$vs275$
  • 765meters higher summit
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    3813metersvs3048meters
  • 3 more cinemas
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    4vs1

How does Park City Mountain compare to Aspen Snowmass?

  • 20 more ski slopes
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    114vs94
  • 2 more restaurants/bars
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    11vs9
  • 65inches more seasonal snowfall
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    365inchesvs300inches
  • 15 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    59vs44
  • 0.8km longer ski run
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    5.6kmvs4.8km
  • 14 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    20vs6
  • 4 more museums
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    5vs1
  • 444$ cheaper season ticket price
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    1 555.00$vs1999$

General info

1.distance from airport

11.75km

37.2km

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

7.5hours

7hours

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.
3.summit height above sealevel

3813meters

3048meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
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.
5.Is child friendly
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

2473meters

2103meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

94

114

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

44

59

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
Park City Mountain
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

31000

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.Offers open cross-country skiing
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.

Leisure

1.restaurants

9

11

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.number of museums

1

5

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of cinemas

4

1

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

5

5

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
5.Has a spa
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
6.Has an ice rink
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
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

66

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.Hosts conferences
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
4.number of five star hotels

3

9

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
5.Has camping facilities
Aspen Snowmass
Park City Mountain
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

365inches

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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