Igls
Top 63%153 points
Top 63%
Key facts and figures

Igls: 39 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
11
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
18km
Champéry: 650km

3. 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.
1347meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. Has a ski school

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

5. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
9.4km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

6. Has toboggan runs

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

7. 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.
Igls
37% have it

8. 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.
Igls
88% have it

9. Has night skiing

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

10. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
45.17$
Sansicario: 0$

11. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
900meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

12. 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.
Igls
17% 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.
2247meters
Claviere: 5774meters

14. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
37.9inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

15. 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.
0
Big Sky: 150

16. 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.
5
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

17. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
22.3inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

18. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Igls
40% have it

19. snowfall october

Average snowfall in the month of October.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 20inches

20. Has camping facilities

Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!
Igls
61% have it

21. snowfall september

Average snowfall in the month of September.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 96.5inches

22. 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.
Igls
7% have it

23. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
8
Champéry: 216

24. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
33.5inches
Engelberg: 135inches

25. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
56.2inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

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