Mount Baw Baw
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Key facts and figures

Mount Baw Baw review: 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. Has a ski school

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

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. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
66.84$
Sansicario: 0$

8. hotels and hostels

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

9. Has toboggan runs

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

10. 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

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.
200.5km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

12. 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

13. 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

14. base elevation

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

15. 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

16. 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

17. 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

18. snowfall march

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

19. snowfall december

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

20. 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

21. Is pet-friendly

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

22. Hosts conferences

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Mount Baw Baw
29% have it

23. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 25

24. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
0inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

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, 2018.
0
Les Arcs: 6

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