Marble Mountain
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Key facts and figures

Marble Mountain review: 52 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
38
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.
Marble Mountain
69% 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.
536meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. 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.
Marble Mountain
88% have it

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
4
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. 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.
Marble Mountain
39% have it

7. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Marble Mountain
94% have it

8. 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.
Marble Mountain
38% have it

9. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
59$
Sansicario: 0$

10. 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

11. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
48.2km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

12. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
4.5km
Zermatt: 25km

13. Has toboggan runs

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

14. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Marble Mountain
52% have it

15. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
10
Val di Fassa: 188

16. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
39inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

17. 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.
Marble Mountain
17% have it

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.
6500
Val Gardena: 115238

19. has lake/s

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

20. Hosts conferences

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Marble Mountain
30% have it

21. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
22inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

22. Is pet-friendly

The resort is pet-friendly, so if you like you can bring your dog along if you need to.
Marble Mountain
23% have it

23. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
546meters
Claviere: 5774meters

24. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
10meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

25. 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.
16
Big Sky: 150

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