Flachau
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Key facts and figures

Flachau: 40 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
38
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
56km
Champéry: 650km

3. The resort is serviced by public transport

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
Flachau
38% have it

4. Has a ski school

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

5. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
62.01$
Sansicario: 0$

6. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
39
Val di Fassa: 188

7. 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.
Flachau
37% have it

8. Has night skiing

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

9. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
64.1km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

10. Has toboggan runs

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

11. 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.
Flachau
88% have it

12. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2188meters
Claviere: 5774meters

13. 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.
2
Big Sky: 150

14. 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.
20
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

15. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
920meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

16. 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.
Flachau
17% have it

17. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
36.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

18. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
71inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

19. season pass price

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
711.38$
Arapahoe Basin: 9$

20. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
14
Champéry: 216

21. trails (easy)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners.
16
Champéry: 150

22. number of kindergartens

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2018.
1
Les Arcs: 6

23. chalets

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.
1
Big White: 269

24. opening hours

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.
7.5hours
Sky Resort: 13hours

25. Has camping facilities

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!
Flachau
61% have it

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