73points

Mayrhofen

59points

St Anton

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Mayrhofen vs St Anton

Mayrhofen
St Anton
Mayrhofen
St Anton

Why is Mayrhofen better than St Anton?

  • The resort is serviced by public transport
  • 25.3km closer to nearest airport
    70kmvs95.3km
  • Has a ski school
  • 1.77$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    64.33$vs66.1$
  • Has night skiing
  • Has ice climbing areas
  • 329.35$ cheaper season ticket price
    717.25$vs1046.6$
  • Has camping facilities

Why is St Anton better than Mayrhofen?

  • 27 more ski slopes
    79vs52
  • 143km bigger skiable area
    276kmvs133km
  • 2 more restaurants/bars
    80vs78
  • 674meters higher base elevation
    1304metersvs630meters
  • 1 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    6vs5
  • 9 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    36vs27
  • 23.2inches more snowfall (December)
    50.2inchesvs27inches
  • 46.4inches more snowfall (March)
    91.3inchesvs44.9inches

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Key facts and figures

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General info

1.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.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

2.distance from airport

70km

95.3km

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

Best

Smugglers Notch

0.03km

3.base elevation

630meters

1304meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

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.

Best

Claviere

5774meters

5.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.

Best

Sky Resort

13hours

6.Is child friendly
Mayrhofen
St Anton

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

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Skiing

1.ski slopes

52

79

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

2.skiable area

133km

276km

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

Best

Champéry

650km

3.The resort has open cross country skiing
Mayrhofen
St Anton

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.

4.Has a ski school
Mayrhofen
St Anton

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

5.Has toboggan runs
Mayrhofen
St Anton

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.

6.ski pass daily

64.33$

66.1$

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

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Leisure

1.restaurants

78

80

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

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

2.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.

3.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.

4.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.

For example

Kirkwood

5.Has a spa
Mayrhofen
St Anton

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

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Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Mayrhofen
St Anton

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

74

56

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.

Best

Val di Fassa

188

3.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!

4.number of five star hotels

1

1

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

Best

Park City Mountain

9

5.chalets

94

8

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.

Best

Big White

269

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Snowfall

1.snowfall december

27inches

50.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

2.snowfall march

44.9inches

91.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

3.snowfall july

0inches

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of July.

Best

Mount Hotham

56inches

4.snowfall november

0inches

10.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

85inches

5.snowfall september

0inches

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of September.

Best

Mount Hotham

96.5inches

6.snowfall january

33inches

71inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

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