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Gressoney review: 30 facts and highlights

Gressoney
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Gressoney

How does Gressoney compare to the average?

  • Distance from airport
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    90kmvs107.39km
  • Mountain height
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    3550metersvs1140.23meters
  • Seasonal snowfall
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    558inchesvs313.71inches
  • Summit height above sealevel
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    4634metersvs2585.7meters
  • Hotels and hostels
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    24vs18.75
  • Snowfall december
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    46inchesvs40.47inches
  • Snowfall november
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    20inchesvs11.72inches
  • Longest run
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    9kmvs6.68km

General info

1.distance from airport
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A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.

Best

Smugglers Notch

0.03km

90km

2.mountain height
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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.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

3550meters

3.summit height above sealevel
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The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.

Best

Claviere

5774meters

4634meters

4.has smoking ban in public places
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Source: city's official website, 2019.

Gressoney
5.base elevation
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The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1624meters

6.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Gressoney

Skiing

1.ski slopes
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The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

28

2.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.

Gressoney
3.trails (medium)
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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.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

110

15

4.trails (difficult)
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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.

Best

Big Sky

150

3

5.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.

Gressoney
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

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Leisure

1.restaurants
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More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

29

2.number of cinemas
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Squaw Valley

5

0

3.number of museums
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

25

0

4.number of theaters
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

15

0

Facilities

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

24

2.number of five star hotels
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Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Best

Park City Mountain

9

0

Snowfall

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

Best

Alyeska

650inches

558inches

2.snowfall december
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Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

46inches

3.snowfall november
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Average snowfall in the month of November.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

85inches

20inches

4.snowfall april
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Average snowfall in the month of April.

Best

Gstaad

196inches

78inches

5.snowfall january
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Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

98inches

6.snowfall february
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Average snowfall in the month of February.

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

112inches

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