58points

Brighton

64points

Deer Valley

Brighton
Deer Valley
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Brighton vs Deer Valley

Brighton
Deer Valley

How does Brighton compare to Deer Valley?

  • 4.9km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    56.3kmvs61.2km
  • 200inches more seasonal snowfall
    ?

    500inchesvs300inches
  • 4.4km longer ski run
    ?

    8.9kmvs4.5km
  • 40$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    68$vs108$
  • 280meters higher summit
    ?

    3200metersvs2920meters
  • 20 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    35vs15
  • 1 321.00$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    899$vs2220$
  • Has toboggan runs
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How does Deer Valley compare to Brighton?

  • 34 more ski slopes
    ?

    100vs66
  • 4km bigger skiable area
    ?

    8.2kmvs4.2km
  • 3 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    15vs12
  • 158meters higher mountain height
    ?

    920metersvs762meters
  • 6 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    32vs26
  • 3 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
    ?

    3vs0
  • 2hours longer opening hours
    ?

    9hoursvs7hours
  • 15 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    41vs26

General info

1.mountain height

762meters

920meters

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.
2.distance from airport

56.3km

61.2km

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

7hours

9hours

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

3200meters

2920meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Brighton
Deer Valley
Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.Is child friendly
Brighton
Deer Valley
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

66

100

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

4.2km

8.2km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
3.trails (medium)

26

32

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.
4.Allows off-piste skiing
Brighton
Deer Valley
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.
5.Has a ski school
Brighton
Deer Valley
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Brighton
Deer Valley
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

12

15

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

0

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 museums

0

1

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

0

2

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

17

1

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

0

0

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

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Brighton
Deer Valley
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

35

15

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

31

47

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
4.number of kindergartens

1

4

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
5.Hosts conferences
Brighton
Deer Valley
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
6.number of five star hotels

0

3

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

500inches

300inches

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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