Galtür
Top 58%152 points
Top 58%
Key facts and figures

Galtür: 45 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
18
Big Sky: 250

2. mountain height

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.
697meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
40km
Champéry: 650km

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
21
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. restaurants on the slopes

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.
5
Ellmau: 70

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
48.05$
Sansicario: 0$

7. 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.
Galtür
38% have it

8. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
177km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

9. Has night skiing

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

10. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1600meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

11. 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.
13000
Val Gardena: 115238

12. 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.
13
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

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.
3
Big Sky: 150

14. 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.
Galtür
37% have it

16. 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.
Galtür
88% 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.
2297meters
Claviere: 5774meters

18. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
31.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

19. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
55.2inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

20. Has a ski school

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

21. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
25
Val di Fassa: 188

22. 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.
0
Big White: 269

23. Hosts conferences

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Galtür
29% have it

24. 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.
1
Park City Mountain: 9

25. 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.
Galtür
7% have it

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