Lake Louise
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Key facts and figures

Lake Louise: 50 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

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.
Lake Louise
68% have it

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.

4. restaurants

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

5. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

7. Has night skiing

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

8. 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.
Lake Louise
38% have it

9. 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.

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.
Lake Louise
88% have it

11. Has toboggan runs

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

12. longest run

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

13. summit height above sealevel

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

14. base elevation

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

15. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Lake Louise
94% have it

16. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

17. hotels and hostels

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

18. 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.

19. seasonal snowfall

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

20. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Lake Louise
40% have it

21. 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.
Lake Louise
37% have it

22. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

23. trails (easy)

Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.

24. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.

25. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

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