63points

Keystone

64points

Telluride

Keystone
Telluride
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45 facts in comparison

Keystone vs Telluride

Keystone
Telluride

How does Keystone compare to Telluride?

  • 4 more ski slopes
    ?

    131vs127
  • 20 more restaurants/bars
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    31vs11
  • 9789 larger uphill capacity per hour
    ?

    32175vs22386
  • 23 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    75vs52
  • 1 221.00$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    729$vs1950$
  • Has night skiing
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  • 2 more ski lifts
    ?

    20vs18
  • 27 more chalets
    ?

    33vs6

How does Telluride compare to Keystone?

  • 398meters higher mountain height
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    1351metersvs953meters
  • 136.8km closer to nearest airport
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    11.4kmvs148.2km
  • 95inches more seasonal snowfall
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    330inchesvs235inches
  • 8 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    46vs38
  • 1 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
    ?

    4vs3
  • 1.8km longer ski run
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    7.4kmvs5.6km
  • 1.5hours longer opening hours
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    9hoursvs7.5hours
  • 11 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    29vs18

General info

1.mountain height

953meters

1351meters

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

148.2km

11.4km

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

9hours

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

3782meters

4010meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Keystone
Telluride
Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.Is child friendly
Keystone
Telluride
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

131

127

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

38

46

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.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
Keystone
Telluride
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.
4.ski lifts total capacity

32175

22386

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.trails (difficult)

75

52

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.
6.longest run

5.6km

7.4km

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

Leisure

1.restaurants

31

11

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

3

4

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
3.number of cinemas

0

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of museums

0

15

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.hiking trails

31

37

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
6.number of theaters

0

7

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Keystone
Telluride
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

1

50

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

33

6

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

3

2

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
Keystone
Telluride
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
6.Has camping facilities
Keystone
Telluride
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!

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

235inches

330inches

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

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