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Key facts and figures

Madesimo: 32 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

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

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.
68% have it

3. skiable area

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

4. restaurants

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

5. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
94% have it

6. 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.
88% have it

7. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
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.
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

9. hotels and hostels

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

10. has smoking ban in public places

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

11. ski pass daily

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

12. snowfall march

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

13. base elevation

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

14. 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.
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

15. 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.
Big Sky: 150

16. 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.
Val Gardena: 115238

17. snowfall december

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

18. 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.
Park City Mountain: 9

19. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.
Whistler Blackcomb: 85inches

20. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
Engelberg: 135inches

21. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
Engelberg: 185.8inches

22. hiking trails

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
Schladming: 142

23. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
Gstaad: 196inches

24. 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!
61% have it

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.
Champéry: 150

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