73points

Klosters

78points

St. Moritz

Klosters
St. Moritz
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Klosters vs St. Moritz

Klosters
St. Moritz
73
points
Klosters
78
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St. Moritz

How does Klosters compare to St. Moritz?

  • 9 more ski slopes
    ?

    97vs88
  • 64km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    150kmvs214km
  • 152meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1724metersvs1572meters
  • 20 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
    ?

    50vs30
  • 5km longer ski run
    ?

    15kmvs10km
  • 20 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    29vs9
  • 11 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    29vs18
  • 56 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    90vs34

How does St. Moritz compare to Klosters?

  • 33 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    85vs52
  • 35km bigger skiable area
    ?

    350kmvs315km
  • 23 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    62vs39
  • 3239 larger uphill capacity per hour
    ?

    67480vs64241
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
    ?
  • 8.3inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    43.3inchesvs35inches
  • 419meters higher summit
    ?

    3303metersvs2884meters
  • 0.7inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    61.8inchesvs61.1inches

General info

1.distance from airport
?

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.

Best

Smugglers Notch

0.03km

150km

214km

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.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

1724meters

1572meters

3.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.

Best

Sky Resort

13hours

8hours

8hours

4.summit height above sealevel
?

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

Best

Claviere

5774meters

2884meters

3303meters

5.has smoking ban in public places
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Klosters
St. Moritz
6.base elevation
?

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1200meters

1730meters

Skiing

1.ski slopes
?

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

97

88

2.skiable area
?

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.

Best

Champéry

650km

315km

350km

3.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.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

110

39

62

4.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.

Best

Val Gardena

115238

64241

67480

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
St. Moritz
6.Has a ski school
?

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Klosters
St. Moritz

Leisure

1.restaurants
?

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

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

52

85

2.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.

Best

Ellmau

70

50

30

3.Has an ice rink
?

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Klosters
St. Moritz
4.Has a golf course
?

The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Klosters
St. Moritz
5.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
St. Moritz
6.Has a spa
?

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Klosters
St. Moritz

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
?

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.

Klosters
St. Moritz
2.hotels and hostels
?

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

90

34

3.number of kindergartens
?

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Les Arcs

6

2

3

4.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!

Klosters
St. Moritz
5.number of five star hotels
?

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Best

Park City Mountain

9

2

6

Snowfall

1.snowfall december
?

Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

35inches

43.3inches

2.snowfall march
?

Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

61.1inches

61.8inches

3.snowfall february
?

Average snowfall in the month of February.

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

64.9inches

66.1inches

4.snowfall november
?

Average snowfall in the month of November.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

85inches

4.7inches

33inches

5.snowfall january
?

Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

48.4inches

55.1inches

6.snowfall april
?

Average snowfall in the month of April.

Best

Gstaad

196inches

47.6inches

39.3inches

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