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Kitzbühel
Top 42%236 points
Top 42%
Key facts and figures

Kitzbühel review: 42 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
60
Big Sky: 250

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.
Kitzbühel
69% have it

3. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
170km
Champéry: 650km

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.
1243meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
50
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. Has a ski school

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

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
64.62$
Sansicario: 0$

8. Has toboggan runs

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

9. 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.
Kitzbühel
38% have it

10. 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.
Kitzbühel
88% have it

11. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
52
Val di Fassa: 188

12. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
73.9km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

13. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Kitzbühel
52% have it

14. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2004meters
Claviere: 5774meters

15. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
31.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

16. has lake/s

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

17. 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.
9
Big Sky: 150

18. 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.
28
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

19. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
761meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

20. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
62.9inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

21. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
62.3inches
Gstaad: 196inches

22. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
51
Champéry: 216

23. snowfall june

Average snowfall in the month of June.
0inches
Mount Perisher: 18inches

24. snowfall july

Average snowfall in the month of July.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 56inches

25. Has an ice rink

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
Kitzbühel
62% have it

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