Cortina d’Ampezzo
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Key facts and figures

Cortina d’Ampezzo: 38 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
66
Big Sky: 250

2. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
180km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

3. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
115km
Champéry: 650km

4. 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.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
68% have it

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
74
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. 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.
32
Big Sky: 150

7. Has toboggan runs

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

8. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
42$
Sansicario: 0$

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.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
88% have it

10. 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.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
17% have it

11. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
11km
Zermatt: 25km

12. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
40% have it

13. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
52
Val di Fassa: 188

14. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
94% have it

16. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
59% have it

17. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2930meters
Claviere: 5774meters

18. 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.
59957
Val Gardena: 115238

19. 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.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
37% have it

20. 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.
Cortina d’Ampezzo
7% have it

21. 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.
32
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

22. 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.
3
Park City Mountain: 9

23. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
1
Squaw Valley: 5

24. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 15

25. hiking trails

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
73
Schladming: 142

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