76points

Mammoth

66points

Steamboat

Mammoth
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44 facts in comparison

Mammoth vs Steamboat

Mammoth
Steamboat
76
points
Mammoth
66
points
Steamboat

How does Mammoth compare to Steamboat?

  • 264.1km closer to nearest airport
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    21.9kmvs286km
  • 51inches more seasonal snowfall
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    400inchesvs349inches
  • 8535 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    50000vs41465
  • 1hours longer opening hours
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    9hoursvs8hours
  • 16 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    37vs21
  • 145meters higher summit
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    3369metersvs3224meters
  • 1 more museums
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    2vs1
  • Has toboggan runs
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How does Steamboat compare to Mammoth?

  • 15 more ski slopes
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    165vs150
  • 15 more restaurants/bars
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    22vs7
  • 9 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    69vs60
  • 4 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
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    5vs1
  • 19 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    72vs53
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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  • 11 more hostels and hotels
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    14vs3
  • Has night skiing
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General info

1.distance from airport

21.9km

286km

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

9hours

8hours

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.
3.summit height above sealevel

3369meters

3224meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Mammoth
Steamboat
Source: city's official website, 2020.
5.base elevation

2424meters

2103meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.Is child friendly
Mammoth
Steamboat
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

150

165

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

60

69

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.
3.ski lifts total capacity

50000

41465

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.
4.Allows off-piste skiing
Mammoth
Steamboat
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.
5.longest run

4.8km

4.8km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Has a ski school
Mammoth
Steamboat
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

7

22

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

1

5

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.
3.Has an ice rink
Mammoth
Steamboat
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
4.Has ice climbing areas
Mammoth
Steamboat
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.
5.Has snowmobile circuit
Mammoth
Steamboat
A snowmobile tour is a great way to cover large distances in a short time. After lots of physically demanding activities, it can be good way to sit back and let the motor do the work.
6.Has a golf course
Mammoth
Steamboat
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Mammoth
Steamboat
The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

3

14

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.Hosts conferences
Mammoth
Steamboat
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
4.number of kindergartens

2

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
5.Has camping facilities
Mammoth
Steamboat
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!
6.number of five star hotels

0

0

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

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

400inches

349inches

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

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