59points

Brighton

63points

Park City Mountain

Brighton
Park City Mountain
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Brighton vs Park City Mountain

Brighton
Park City Mountain
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Brighton
63
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Park City Mountain

How does Brighton compare to Park City Mountain?

  • 1 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    12vs11
  • 135inches more seasonal snowfall
    ?

    500inchesvs365inches
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
    ?
  • 152meters higher summit
    ?

    3200metersvs3048meters
  • 3.3km longer ski run
    ?

    8.9kmvs5.6km
  • 207$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    68$vs275$
  • Has an ice rink
    ?
  • 335meters higher base elevation
    ?

    2438metersvs2103meters

How does Park City Mountain compare to Brighton?

  • 48 more ski slopes
    ?

    114vs66
  • 19.1km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    37.2kmvs56.3km
  • 33 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    59vs26
  • 31 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    66vs35
  • 9 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    35vs26
  • 6 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    20vs14
  • 1 more cinemas
    ?

    1vs0
  • 10 more air lifts
    ?

    16vs6

General info

1.distance from airport
?

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

Best

Smugglers Notch

0.03km

56.3km

37.2km

2.summit height above sealevel
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The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.

Best

Claviere

5774meters

3200meters

3048meters

3.opening hours
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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.

Best

Sky Resort

13hours

7hours

7hours

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

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

2438meters

2103meters

5.Winter olympics host
?

The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
6.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Brighton
Park City Mountain

Skiing

1.ski slopes
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The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

66

114

2.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
3.trails (medium)
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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.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

110

26

59

4.trails (difficult)
?

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.

Best

Big Sky

150

26

35

5.Offers open cross-country skiing
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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.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Brighton
Park City Mountain

Leisure

1.restaurants
?

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

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

12

11

2.Has an ice rink
?

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
3.Has ice climbing areas
?

Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
4.Has a bobsled track
?

This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
5.Has a golf course
?

The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

For example

Sun Valley

Brighton
Park City Mountain
6.Has snowmobile circuit
?

A snowmobile tour is a great way to cover large distances in a short time. After lots of physically demanding activities, it can be good way to sit back and let the motor do the work.

Brighton
Park City Mountain

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
?

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
2.hotels and hostels
?

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

35

66

3.Hosts conferences
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The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.

Brighton
Park City Mountain
4.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!

Brighton
Park City Mountain
5.chalets
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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.

Best

Big White

269

31

72

6.number of five star hotels
?

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

Best

Park City Mountain

9

0

9

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall
?

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

Best

Alyeska

650inches

500inches

365inches

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