Champéry
Top 27%301 points
Top 27%
Key facts and figures

Champéry: 38 facts and highlights

1. 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.
Champéry
68% have it

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.
1237meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. skiable area

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

4. Has a ski school

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

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
90
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. 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.
15
Ellmau: 70

7. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2018.
Champéry
59% have it

8. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
100km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

9. 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.
Champéry
88% have it

10. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
11
Val di Fassa: 188

11. Has toboggan runs

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

12. 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.
Champéry
37% have it

13. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
7km
Zermatt: 25km

14. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
65$
Sansicario: 0$

15. Has night skiing

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

16. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1040meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

17. ski lifts total capacity

This is the amount of people that can be transported by ski lifts etc. per hour. A bigger uphill capacity can indicate less waiting time, although it will be affected by how busy the resort is.
26450
Val Gardena: 115238

18. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2277meters
Claviere: 5774meters

19. 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.
28
Big Sky: 150

20. trails (medium)

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.
108
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

21. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
33.4inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

22. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
57.8inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

23. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Champéry
85% have it

24. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
102
Champéry: 102

25. Has an ice rink

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
Champéry
61% have it

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