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Key facts and figures

Avoriaz: 38 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
8
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.
1180meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
106km
Smugglers Notch: 0.033km

4. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
38km
Champéry: 650km

5. 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.
Avoriaz
68% have it

6. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
32
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

7. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
12km
Zermatt: 25km

8. 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.
Avoriaz
88% have it

9. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
2
Big Sky: 150

10. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Avoriaz
53% have it

11. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
52.81$
Sansicario: 0$

12. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Avoriaz
51% have it

13. restaurants on the slopes

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.
5
Ellmau: 70

14. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Avoriaz
94% have it

15. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1800meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

16. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
115.7inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

17. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
2
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

18. hotels and hostels

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

19. has smoking ban in public places

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

20. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2280meters
Claviere: 5774meters

21. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
95inches
Engelberg: 135inches

22. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
119.6inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

23. Has camping facilities

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!
Avoriaz
61% have it

24. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
117.9inches
Gstaad: 196inches

25. Has a spa

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Avoriaz
66% have it

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