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Hemsedal

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Hemsedal review: 34 facts and highlights

Hemsedal
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Hemsedal

How does Hemsedal compare to the average?

  • Mountain height
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    1295metersvs1140.23meters
  • Trails (easy)
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    35vs17.53
  • Season pass price
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    812.72$vs941.54$
  • Snow parks
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    4vs1.91
  • Months open yearly
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    6monthsvs4.84months
  • Chalets
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    40vs17.58

General info

1.mountain height

1295meters

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.
2.distance from airport

220km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
3.opening hours

7.5hours

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.
4.summit height above sealevel

1920meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

625meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

52

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

40km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
3.trails (medium)

12

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.
4.ski lifts total capacity

28500

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.
5.longest run

6km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
2.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.Has a bobsled track
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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.
5.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
6.Has a golf course
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The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

3

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

40

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.
4.number of kindergartens

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
5.Hosts conferences
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The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.

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