Klosters
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Key facts and figures

Klosters: 42 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
97
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
315km
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.
1724meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
52
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. 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.
Klosters
68% have it

6. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
150km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
69$
Sansicario: 0$

8. restaurants on the slopes

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.
50
Ellmau: 70

9. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
15km
Zermatt: 25km

10. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
61.1inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

11. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1200meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

12. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
35inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

13. 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.
Klosters
88% have it

14. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
90
Val di Fassa: 188

15. 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.
39
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

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.
Klosters
37% have it

17. Has night skiing

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

18. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2884meters
Claviere: 5774meters

19. Has toboggan runs

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

20. ski lifts total capacity

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.
64241
Val Gardena: 115238

21. 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.
29
Big Sky: 150

22. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2018.
Klosters
59% have it

23. Has a ski school

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

24. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
33
Champéry: 216

25. 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.
8hours
Sky Resort: 13hours

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