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Champéry

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Champéry review: 38 facts and highlights

Champéry
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Champéry

How does Champéry compare to the average?

  • Skiable area
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    650kmvs112.87km
  • Mountain height
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    1237metersvs1140.23meters
  • Restaurants
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    90vs30.51
  • Distance from airport
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    100kmvs107.39km
  • Trails (medium)
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    108vs24.57
  • Restaurants on the slopes
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    15vs6.25
  • Longest run
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    7kmvs6.68km
  • Trails (difficult)
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    28vs16.98

General info

1.mountain height

1237meters

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

100km

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

8hours

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

2277meters

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
Champéry
Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.months open yearly

4months

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

Skiing

1.skiable area

650km

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

108

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.ski lifts total capacity

26450

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.
4.Allows off-piste skiing
Champéry
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.longest run

7km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

90

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

15

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.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has snowmobile circuit
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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.
6.Has ice climbing areas
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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.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

11

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
2.number of five star hotels

0

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
3.Has camping facilities
Champéry
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.snowfall december

33.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall november

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
3.snowfall march

57.8inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
4.snowfall february

59.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
5.snowfall january

50.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
6.snowfall april

27.1inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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