58points

Brighton

62points

Park City Mountain

Brighton
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41 facts in comparison

Brighton vs Park City Mountain

Brighton
Park City Mountain

How does Brighton compare to Park City Mountain?

  • 1 more restaurants/bars
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    12vs11
  • 135inches more seasonal snowfall
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    500inchesvs365inches
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 3.3km longer ski run
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    8.9kmvs5.6km
  • 207$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    68$vs275$
  • 152meters higher summit
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    3200metersvs3048meters
  • 656$ cheaper season ticket price
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    899$vs1555$
  • 12 more hiking trails
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    17vs5

How does Park City Mountain compare to Brighton?

  • 48 more ski slopes
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    114vs66
  • 19.1km closer to nearest airport
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    37.2kmvs56.3km
  • 33 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    59vs26
  • 9 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    35vs26
  • 6 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    20vs14
  • 5 more museums
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    5vs0
  • 31 more hostels and hotels
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    66vs35
  • 1 more cinemas
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    1vs0

General info

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

7hours

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

3200meters

3048meters

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

2438meters

2103meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
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, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Skiing

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
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
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.
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.Has a ski school
Brighton
Park City Mountain
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Brighton
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

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.Has a spa
Brighton
Park City Mountain
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
6.Has an ice rink
Brighton
Park City Mountain
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
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.Hosts conferences
Brighton
Park City Mountain
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
6.Has camping facilities
Brighton
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

500inches

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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