Les Deux Alpes
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Key facts and figures

Les Deux Alpes: 39 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
90
Big Sky: 250

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.
2300meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. 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.
Les Deux Alpes
68% have it

4. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
225km
Champéry: 650km

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
53
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

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.
110km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

7. 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.
Les Deux Alpes
38% have it

8. 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

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
Ellmau: 70

10. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
60.76$
Sansicario: 0$

11. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Les Deux Alpes
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.
13km
Zermatt: 25km

13. Has night skiing

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

14. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1300meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

15. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Les Deux Alpes
94% have it

16. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3600meters
Claviere: 5774meters

17. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
40
Val di Fassa: 188

18. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
63.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

19. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
87.6inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

20. 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.
19
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

21. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Les Deux Alpes
59% have it

22. Has a spa

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Les Deux Alpes
66% have it

23. 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.
62
Champéry: 150

24. chalets

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
26
Big White: 269

25. snow parks

A snow park is similar to a traditional skate park, designed especially for winter sports. It has various rails, jumps and jibs so that skiers and snowboarders can perform tricks.
1
Stowe Mountain: 12
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