Kongsberg
Top 77%85 points
Top 77%
Key facts and figures

Kongsberg: 33 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
8
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
10km
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.
330meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
55.36$
Sansicario: 0$

5. 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.
Kongsberg
38% have it

6. 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.
0
Ellmau: 70

7. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
2.2km
Zermatt: 25km

8. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
130km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

9. Has a ski school

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

10. 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.
3
Big Sky: 150

11. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
902meters
Claviere: 5774meters

12. has lake/s

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

13. 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.
Kongsberg
37% have it

14. 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.
7200
Val Gardena: 115238

15. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
235meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

16. 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.
2
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

17. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3
Val di Fassa: 188

18. 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.
Kongsberg
88% have it

19. 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.
Kongsberg
17% have it

20. Has night skiing

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

21. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
0
Squaw Valley: 5

22. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
5
Champéry: 216

23. 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.
Kongsberg
7% have it

24. season pass price

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
579.65$
Arapahoe Basin: 9$

25. trails (easy)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.
3
Champéry: 150

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