Garmisch-Classic
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Key facts and figures

Garmisch-Classic: 23 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
19
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.
1350meters
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. 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

5. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
52.11$
Sansicario: 0$

6. 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.
1
Ellmau: 70

7. Has toboggan runs

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

8. 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.
Garmisch-Classic
17% have it

9. 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.
9
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

10. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Garmisch-Classic
94% have it

11. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
64.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

12. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
120.6inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

13. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2050meters
Claviere: 5774meters

14. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
700meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

16. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
130.9inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

17. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Garmisch-Classic
85% have it

18. 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 or people with low ability.
7
Champéry: 150

19. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
32
Champéry: 216

20. 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.
8.5hours
Sky Resort: 13hours

21. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.
24.4inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 85inches

22. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
4months
Samnaun: 10months

23. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
123.75inches
Gstaad: 196inches

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