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Coronet Peak review: 40 facts and highlights

Coronet Peak
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Coronet Peak

How does Coronet Peak compare to the average?

  • Distance from airport
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    23.6kmvs107.39km
  • Snowfall july
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    43.5inchesvs4.52inches
  • Snowfall june
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    16inchesvs1.58inches
  • Snowfall august
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    31.5inchesvs6.27inches
  • Snowfall september
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    33.5inchesvs6.42inches

General info

1.distance from airport
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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

23.6km (Queenstown)

2.mountain height
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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.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

481meters (Queenstown)

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 (Queenstown)

4.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

1649meters (Queenstown)

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

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1168meters (Queenstown)

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

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Skiing

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

Best

Big Sky

250

36 (Queenstown)

2.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

19 (Queenstown)

3.trails (difficult)
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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

13 (Queenstown)

4.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

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5.longest run
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The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

Best

Zermatt

25km

2.4km (Queenstown)

6.ski pass daily
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The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

Best

Sansicario

0$

79.63$ (Queenstown)

Leisure

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

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

4 (Queenstown)

2.restaurants on the slopes
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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.

Best

Ellmau

70

0 (Queenstown)

3.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.

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4.Has a bobsled track
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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.

For example

Kirkwood

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5.number of museums
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

25

0 (Queenstown)

6.number of theaters
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

15

0 (Queenstown)

Facilities

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

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

0 (Queenstown)

3.number of kindergartens
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Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2019.

Best

Les Arcs

6

1 (Queenstown)

4.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

0 (Queenstown)

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall
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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

82.7inches (Queenstown)

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

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

0inches (Queenstown)

3.snowfall february
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Average snowfall in the month of February.

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

0inches (Queenstown)

4.snowfall january
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Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

0inches (Queenstown)

5.snowfall march
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Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

0inches (Queenstown)

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

Best

Gstaad

196inches

0inches (Queenstown)

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