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Igls: 39 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
11
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.
1347meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. skiable area

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

4. 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: 0.033km

5. 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

6. Has night skiing

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

7. 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

8. ski pass daily

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

9. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
0
Big Sky: 150

10. Has toboggan runs

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

11. has lake/s

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

12. 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
6% have it

13. snowfall march

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

14. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
5
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

15. base elevation

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

16. 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

17. 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

18. Has a ski school

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

19. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.
0inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 85inches

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.
7.5hours
Sky Resort: 13hours

21. snowfall september

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

22. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
4.5months
Samnaun: 10months

23. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
4
Champéry: 102

24. snow parks

A snow park is similar to a traditional skate park, designed especially for winter sports. It has various rails, jumps and jibs so that skiers and snowboarders can perform tricks.
1
Stowe Mountain: 12

25. snowfall december

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

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