Mount Baw Baw
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Key facts and figures

Mount Baw Baw: 40 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
16
Big Sky: 250

2. 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.
104meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. 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.
Mount Baw Baw
38% have it

4. restaurants

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

5. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
200.5km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

6. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
0.75km
Zermatt: 25km

7. Has toboggan runs

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

8. 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.
Mount Baw Baw
17% have it

9. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
66.84$
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.
1
Ellmau: 70

11. 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.
2
Big Sky: 150

12. 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.
Mount Baw Baw
88% have it

13. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
7
Val di Fassa: 188

14. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Mount Baw Baw
94% have it

15. 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.
9
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

16. 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.
Mount Baw Baw
37% have it

17. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
0inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

18. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1460meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

19. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1564meters
Claviere: 5774meters

20. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
0inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

21. snow parks

A snow park is similar to a traditional skate park, designed especially for winter sports. It has various rails, jumps and jibs so that skiers and snowboarders can perform tricks.
2
Stowe Mountain: 12

22. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Squaw Valley: 5

23. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 25

24. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 15

25. number of kindergartens

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2017.
0
Les Arcs: 6

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