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Falls Creek

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Falls Creek review: 42 facts and highlights

Falls Creek
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Falls Creek

How does Falls Creek compare to the average?

  • Ski slopes
    ?

    68vs60.8
  • Restaurants
    ?

    36vs30.51
  • Trails (medium)
    ?

    31vs24.57
  • Trails (difficult)
    ?

    26vs16.98
  • Snow parks
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    4vs1.91

General info

1.mountain height

380meters

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

123km

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

1780meters

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

1400meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.months open yearly

4months

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

68

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

65km

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

31

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.
4.longest run

3km

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

26

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.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
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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

1.restaurants

36

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.hiking trails

8

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
5.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

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.
2.hotels and hostels

6

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

16

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.number of kindergartens

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

157.5inches

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.
2.snowfall december

0inches

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

0inches

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

0inches

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

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
6.snowfall january

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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