63points

Mayrhofen

61points

St Anton

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Mayrhofen vs St Anton

Mayrhofen
St Anton

How does Mayrhofen compare to St Anton?

  • 25.3km closer to nearest airport
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    70kmvs95.3km
  • 1306meters higher mountain height
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    2656metersvs1350meters
  • Has a ski school
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  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 1.5hours longer opening hours
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    8.5hoursvs7hours
  • 836meters higher summit
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    3286metersvs2450meters
  • 1.77$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    64.33$vs66.1$
  • 18 more hostels and hotels
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    74vs56

How does St Anton compare to Mayrhofen?

  • 27 more ski slopes
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    79vs52
  • 143km bigger skiable area
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    276kmvs133km
  • 2 more restaurants/bars
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    80vs78
  • 9 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    36vs27
  • 23.2inches more snowfall (December)
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    50.2inchesvs27inches
  • 1 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    6vs5
  • 17 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    37vs20
  • 46.4inches more snowfall (March)
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    91.3inchesvs44.9inches

General info

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

2656meters

1350meters

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.
3.opening hours

8.5hours

7hours

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.
4.summit height above sealevel

3286meters

2450meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.Is child friendly
Mayrhofen
St Anton
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.months open yearly

4.5months

4.5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

133km

276km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
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.
4.Has a ski school
Mayrhofen
St Anton
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
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.
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.

Leisure

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Mayrhofen
St Anton
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has a bobsled track
Mayrhofen
St Anton
This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
4.Has an ice rink
Mayrhofen
St Anton
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has ice climbing areas
Mayrhofen
St Anton
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.

Facilities

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
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.
Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
5.Has camping facilities
Mayrhofen
St Anton
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!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

27inches

50.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall march

44.9inches

91.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
3.snowfall november

0inches

10.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
4.snowfall february

50inches

98.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
5.snowfall august

0inches

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of August.
6.snowfall july

0inches

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of July.

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