58points

Brighton

44points

Mount Hotham

Brighton
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42 facts in comparison

Brighton vs Mount Hotham

Brighton
Mount Hotham

How does Brighton compare to Mount Hotham?

  • 351meters higher mountain height
    ?

    762metersvs411meters
  • 382inches more seasonal snowfall
    ?

    500inchesvs118inches
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
    ?
  • 6.4km longer ski run
    ?

    8.9kmvs2.5km
  • 10 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    14vs4
  • 1339meters higher summit
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    3200metersvs1861meters
  • 30.27$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    68$vs98.27$
  • 5 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    35vs30

How does Mount Hotham compare to Brighton?

  • 13 more ski slopes
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    79vs66
  • 8 more restaurants/bars
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    20vs12
  • 36.3km closer to nearest airport
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    20kmvs56.3km
  • 5 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    31vs26
  • 18 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    44vs26
  • 4 more air lifts
    ?

    10vs6
  • 6 more ski lifts
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    13vs7
  • 1 more snow parks
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    4vs3

General info

1.mountain height

762meters

411meters

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

20km

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

3200meters

1861meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.Is child friendly
Brighton
Mount Hotham
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Brighton
Mount Hotham
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.months open yearly

5months

4months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

66

79

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

26

31

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
Brighton
Mount Hotham
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.trails (difficult)

26

44

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.
5.longest run

8.9km

2.5km

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
Brighton
Mount Hotham
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

20

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

0

0

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

0

0

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

17

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.number of theaters

0

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Has a spa
Brighton
Mount Hotham
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Brighton
Mount Hotham
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

30

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

31

22

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

1

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
Mount Hotham
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
6.Has camping facilities
Brighton
Mount Hotham
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

500inches

118inches

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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