Grindelwald
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Key facts and figures

Grindelwald: 38 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

2. Allows off-piste skiing

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.
Grindelwald
68% have it

3. restaurants

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

4. 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.

5. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

7. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

8. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Grindelwald
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.

10. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

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.
Grindelwald
88% have it

12. Has a ski school

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

13. summit height above sealevel

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

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.
Grindelwald
37% have it

15. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Grindelwald
59% have it

16. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

17. 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.

18. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

19. hotels and hostels

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

20. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

21. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Grindelwald
40% have it

22. Has toboggan runs

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

23. Is child friendly

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

24. Has a spa

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Grindelwald
66% have it

25. 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.

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